Learning From Jon Rahm’s Short Backswing – Today’s Aha Moment!

July 31, 2018

As you get older you learn that you can’t do the same things you use to do. In golf you figure out that making a long sweeping swing like the pro is just not going to happen. You are who you are and you better adjust. I recently found this out as one of my playing partners made the statement “wow…you sure have a short backswing” as I proceeded to…


Best Flat Backswing Drills For Solid Contact

July 20, 2017

As any top golfer will tell you…the key to success in golf is consistency. You have to be able to hit the ball consistently. The best way to get this accomplished to limit the movement in the swing. Mike Bennett has proven this idea in his revolutionary book called The Stack and Tilt. He demonstrates how the best players in the world are so consistent that they hit the same…


Short & Flat Backswing For More Power & Accuracy: Today’s Aha Moment!

March 9, 2017

Learn something new everyday! This week I really turned my research to improving my swing plane and trying to get an inside out path. As I was looking into the correct plane and came across a video of the great Johnny Miller. In the video, he talks about the benefits of a flat backswing (one where the arms do not rise above the shoulders). I was surprised to see this…


Swing Analysis Breakdown: How I Plan To Swing Like Soren Kjeldsen

March 6, 2017

One of my favorite parts of being a high school football and basketball coach is breaking down film of our team and our opponent. I spend hours at a time analyzing game and practice film in order to put together a game plan. I break down plays, techniques and tendencies and then plan out a strategy to reach our goal. My golf swing is no different. I need to do…


The Perfect Swing Sequence For My Golf Game: Soren Kjeldsen My Doppelganger

February 25, 2017

The hit TV show How I Met Your Mother made famous for me the term Doppelganger; a person who resembles another. The five characters in the show randomly come across their look-a-likes throughout the series. Well, I just recently came across my Doppleganger while searching for the perfect swing sequence to follow. Now, he does not look like me (he is much better looking) nor does he hit the ball…