Is the Tiger Stinger a Shot for You?

We have witnessed many great shots over the years by Tiger Woods. One reason is that he has had more television time than any other golfer in history. Another reason is that he is simply amazing at the many skills required to play the game at the highest level. One shot he made famous was…

Seeing Clearly Takes More Than Good Vision

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research “The eye altering, alters all.” — William Blake Most people believe that what they see is an accurate representation of what is actually there. But science shows us that our vision is a composite — part objective and part…

Make the Target Loom on Your Mental Map

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research Try this experiment: Check your image in the mirror each morning and then ask your partner what you look like. You’ll often find major ­discrepancies. On an important day when you must look your best, you may see a…

Drill for Skills: The Push Back

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research If the first move you make in your golf swing is wrong, then you’re playing whack-a-mole for the rest of your swing. Several common mistakes are possible on the first move: You can reverse pivot — an error where…

Full Extension Takeaway Details

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research If you lack distance with your driver, your problem may be a lack of width in your swing arc. You need a wide swing arc to give yourself room to build up clubhead speed—the prime factor behind distance. The…

Weight Shift Varies with Club Length

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research One of the non-negotiables for a full power swing is weight transfer (a more accurate term for which is pressure transfer), i.e., you must be in your front hip coming back to the ball. Of course, you can hit…

Don’t Lay Up to Your Favorite Yardage

By Bradley Turner, Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction, MBA, PGA There are many misconceptions in golf that have permeated the minds of avid golfers for many years. Incorrect ideas such as keeping the left arm perfectly straight, pause at the top of the backswing, keep your right elbow close to…

Nose Goes Over Toes

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research Don’t you hate it when your golf swing gets short and choppy, and you feel completely rushed and out of sync? In addition to all the bad feels, your ball scatters all over the course and flies much shorter…

The Worst Putting Mistake You Can Make

By Bradley Turner, Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction – MBA, PGA We all have experienced the frustration of taking too many putts during a round of golf. The days when the hole seems to be two inches in diameter will lead many golfers to the wrong conclusion regarding their poor…

When You Slow Down a Bad Swing, You Get A Slow, Bad Swing

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research You hear it all the time: “Swing easy like the pros.” Of course, they do look like they are swinging slowly, but they’re not, and neither should you. Besides being bad advice, there’s another reason underachieving swings are so…