As anyone who has ever picked up a club will know, golf is one of the toughest sports you can play. Of course, this also makes it one of the most rewarding and explains why so many of us get addicted. There is no hiding however from the fact that to get more from the game, you need to devote time to it in practice. The tips section of the Golf Monthly website is packed full of the best advice in the game. From driving it longer and straighter to developing a deft touch around the greens, we have every aspect of the game covered. We also have a library of video tips from the Golf Monthly Top 25 coaches to bring you the best possible advice. Let our tips section become your guide to better golf this year!

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How to cure the putting yips

If I were to ask you to make a guess as to the highest single hole score in professional golf what would you throw back at me? If you only managed early double figures, then you are still miles away. The great Tommy Armour playing in the Shawnee Open in…


Beginners Guide To Pitching

Golf Monthly Top 25 coach Gary Alliss covers the basic fundamentals of pitching, including the set-up and the grip.


Beginners Guide To Bunker Play

Paul Foston has some tips that will help you improve your bunker basics and enable you to get up and down from sand more often.


Beginners Guide To Putting

Gary Alliss discusses how you can check your putting fundamentals to make more putts and lower your scores.


Beginners Guide To Iron Play

Kevin Craggs explains how to hit your irons consistently more solid and control your distances so you can hit it closer.


Gary Alliss

Gary Alliss is the lead coach at The Belfry where he manages a huge team of top coaches. He is also the son of veteran golf commentator Peter Alliss

John Jacobs

John Jacobs

EGU coach John Jacobs is the Head PGA Professional at Cumberwell Park Golf Club

Paul Ashwell

Paul Ashwell

Paul Ashwell is based at Wyboston Lakes and is one of the EGU coaches

Barney Puttick

Barney Puttick

Barney Puttick is based at Brocket Hall GC and is renowned as one of the county's very best golf coaches


Keith Williams

Having worked tirelessly at the EGU, Keith Williams is one of the most respected coaches in the UK. He is based near Woodhall Spa

Top 25 coach, Steve North

Steve North

Steve North is one of Golf Monthly's Top 25 Coaches. Steve is the Director of Coaching and is responsible for the delivery of coaching at St Andrews Links Golf Academy. Here are some of his top golfing tips.

Paul Foston

Paul Foston

Paul Foston has his own golf academy situated in the grounds of his home in Smarden, Kent, offering the very best in short and long game training facilities


Clive Tucker

Clive Tucker is based at Wildwood GC in Surrey and coaches Northern Irish star Graeme McDowell