Golf: How to cure your slice and hit more fairways

The Golf Swing can be incredibly complex but you are only one swing change away from curing your slice for good
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  • Lectures 8
  • Length 44 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Many top coaches will disagree about swing methods and technique. In this course learn what factors of the swing are irrefutable and applicable to everyone not just Touring Professionals. You will learn what factors of the swing have found common ground between coaches as they follow the Laws of the Universe. Knowing these Laws will provide you with the tools to diagnose your own golf shots on the course.

What are the requirements?

  • Note pad & pen
  • Open mind
  • Comfy Chair
  • Tablet or Desktop
  • Alignment Sticks for Practice

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Identify and explain why a slice occurs
  • Be able to self correct a slice
  • Identify why your fellow golfers hit a particular ball flight
  • Be able to explain the difference between a principle and a law of the swing
  • Recognise and label different ball flights
  • Set up training aids during practice to give you instant feedback

What is the target audience?

  • If you are slicing the golf ball and would like to find out why
  • If you are interested in what factors influence ball flight
  • If you hit the ball straight and are interested in how to draw the ball
  • It is NOT for the non golfer

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Curriculum

Section 1: Warm up Basket
03:07

After this lecture you will know more about the course creator.

Section 2: Front 9
07:13

After this lecture you will be able to identify principles of the golf swing. Principles very much divide opinion between coaches. Many books have been written on the principles of the swing. There are endless possibilities when it comes to principles. It is up to you to find principles for your swing that suit your style of play. That's why it's important to work with someone who knows your swing. The modern coach might recommend different principles to different golfers as they realize the swing is very individual.

05:21

After this lecture you will know the laws of the swing. Principles affect laws. To what extent is up for debate. What is not debated is how laws affect the ball flight. Recently much research has been done to prove how the laws affect ball flight. They are now conclusive and irrefutable. The laws make it possible to correctly determine the cause of the ball flight and recommend principles to improve performance.

Section 3: Back 9
03:04

After this lecture you will be able to identify and label your problem ball flight. There are many ball flights available to us. There are also many terms used to describe similar shots. These descriptions are all relative. It's important to note that the definition of the shot what it's called is not the most important aspect. Basically we have a straight shot, one that curves right and one that curves left. In this model they are labelled in terms of start and finish positions only to be more precise. The descriptions are relative. For example what is a high shot? What is high to you will be low to your fellow golfer.

04:48

After this lecture you will know how the relationship between 2 of the laws affect ball flight characteristics. We look closely at what produces curve.


07:04

After this lecture you will be able to explain what factors are causing your troublesome shot. You will also be able to set up a practice session to receive instant feedback.

Section 4: The 19th Hole
04:54

This lecture recaps and concludes the course and introduces the reason for the quiz video at the end. Hopefully you will find the activity in this video very interesting.

08:16

This quiz will solidify what you have learned through the course. You will learn the one law you need to change to dramatically improve your golf performance.

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Instructor Biography

Mr Robert Kerr, Golf Professional

Robert has played sports from an early age. He specialised in golf and became a PGA Golf Professional in 2008. After a short Professional career he turned to coaching and became obsessed with the mind set of winners and what it takes to succeed in Sports and Life. He has been driven by three questions. Why do we do what we do? How do winners think differently in order to become successful? and, How can all of us adopt this mind set to achieve our own objectives in Sports and Life?

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