Less Loft For Better Chipping

by Bradley Turner MBA, PGA Director of Online Golf Instruction Keiser University College of Golf Teaching the short game has been a passion of mine for many years. If the goal is to lower your handicap, focusing on the simple chip shots around the green will provide quick and long-term improvement. A large percentage of…

Match Your Strategy to Your Current Performance

By Bradley Turner, Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction – MBA, PGA I would suggest that the average avid golfer is an eternal optimist on the first tee.  Through the course of the day, the positive thoughts on the first tee may fade away but, in the end, the avid golfer…

Preparation Can Overcome Pain

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research The game of golf is the ultimate persistence test because each shot requires sequential problem-solving. Research shows that unless properly trained, your brain’s ability to resolve sequential problems ebbs when it comes to performing a series of related tasks…

Play Golf with Your ‘Child Brain’

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research An infant’s brain wires itself in response to novel stimuli. For a while, everything in the child’s world is novel, and learning is easy, but for a sport like golf, adult learners often have to see the relevance of…

Bet on Tiger

By Keiser University Director of Online Golf Instruction Bradley Turner – MBA, PGA A week has passed since we heard the shocking news of Tiger’s accident. The golf world is still uncertain about the extent of his injuries, and there is widespread speculation that we may not see Tiger competing on the PGA Tour in…

Soft Distance Keeps It Low

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research When circumstances, such as a low hanging branch, force you to keep the ball low, there’s a special technique that produces what I call “soft distance.” Even though the trajectory of the shot is that of a hard-to-stop long…

Instructor Receives LPGA Award

Keiser University College of Golf Instructor Receives LPGA Award Keiser University College of Golf (KUCOG) instructor Donna White has recently been presented the 2020 Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Professional President’s Award by National President Marvol Barnard. Recognized for her leadership, long-term service, and contributions as an LPGA  Executive Committee member, White is also lauded for…

Gamify Your Short Game

By Bradley Turner MBA, PGA – Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction In the first Conversations with a Golf Coach, my guest, Brendon Elliott, mentioned the importance of making practice fun for his juniors. He said, ‘gamification will engage junior golfers and make the learning experience measurable and enjoyable.’ The term…

The Back Leg Unlocks the Power

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research A good way to ruin your swing is to stiffen your back leg during the backswing. When the back leg locks and straightens at the knee, it freezes the back hip, causing the body to tilt rather than turn;…

Winter Putting Practice

By Bradley Turner MBA, PGA – Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction In making 2021 your best golf year ever, it makes good sense to focus on the club that makes a big difference in lowering your handicap. This winter is the perfect time to fine-tune your putting stroke by dedicating…