Pure Info for Mistake-Free Golf

by Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research In the lab of Carlos Brody, scientists figured out how a rat makes mistakes. His team found that making an erroneous decision is caused by errors, or “noise,” in the information coming into the brain rather than errors in…

The New Golf Ball Flight Laws: What You Need to Know

by Bradley Turner, Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction – PGA, MBA There has been plenty of conversation in golf coaching circles focused on clarifying the Golf Ball Flight Laws. The Golf Ball Flight Laws, as written in the PGA Teaching Manual by Dr. Gary Wiren, has served as a foundation…

Keep Thy Width

by Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research There are many elements of the golf swing that create power – the length, the speed, and the solidness of contact are three, but also on the list is one you don’t hear much about; width. When you extend…

Golf Club Fitting Guide: What You Need to Know

by Bradley Turner, Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction – PGA, MBA Another golf season has begun, and with it comes the excitement of new and improved equipment from club manufacturers. For most fanatical golfers, the idea of a new driver or sand wedge brings on heightened expectations and a renewed…

How to Put Spin on the Golf Ball

by Bradley Turner – Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction – MBA, PGA The last PGA Tour event I attended was the Arnold Palmer Invitational in 2020. I am looking forward to watching the world’s best players showcase their incredible skills at the Bay Hill Club the first week in March….

7 Types of Grass and How They Affect Your Golf Game

by Bradley Turner, Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction – PGA, MBA In 1991, I moved to Orlando from the Midwest, where I had lived most of my life in Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana. I had spent a few winters in Florida prior to moving to Orlando, but I had never…

Is There a Perfect Swing, And If There Is, Should You Teach It?

by Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research It cost a million dollars + and took several years to complete, but the research by Ph.D.’s Alastair Cochran and John Stobbs produced a scientific answer to the question “Is there a perfect swing?” Their answer was no, and…

The Power Shout

by Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research One of the standard gamesmanship moves used to disrupt an opponent is to ask, “Do you exhale or inhale at impact?” This is exactly the question I investigated at Keiser University. John Callahan and I studied a control group…

Mad Hatter Golf

by Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research The most common mistake in golf is also the easiest to correct – bad clubface aim. Almost 85% of the golfers misaim the clubface – right-handers to the right of the target, lefties to the left. Much of it…

Numerosity: How You Judge Distance

by Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research In our everyday lives, numbers play a big role – they are so important that there is an entire area of your brain devoted to answering this basic question – how many? Ben Harvey, a neuroscientist at Utrecht University…