Neil Tappin

Neil Tappin

Neil has been at Golf Monthly for over a decade originally as Staff Writer and onto Deputy Editor. He has worked on the instruction pages of the magazine and site with Golf Monthly’s group of Top 25 Coaches and, over theb years, has interviewed many of the game’s leading professionals. Whilst he manages the features section of the magazine, Neil is currently the Digital Editor and is responsible for producing video and online content aimed at golfers of all abilities. His claim to fame is a round of golf at Augusta National – although he only played 16 holes… Long story!


We test the new TSi2 fairway wood out on the course against TSi3


Our verdict on the performance of the new Titleist TSi2 driver

Big Max Ti Lite Push Trolley Review

Neil Tappin puts the brand new Big Max Ti Lite push trolley through its paces in this test.

How wide should your stance be

This video from Golf Monthly Top 25 Coach Andrew Jones should help answer the question how wide should your golf stance be? His simple advice will also help you find…

Inside takeaway golf fix

This video from Golf Monthly Andrew Jones provides a great inside takeaway golf fix. To help you further we have also added some thoughts, below, from another Golf Monthly Top…

Wet bunker tips

This wet lie bunker tips video from Andrew Jones should help you whenever you face a difficult lie in the sand. To further help you save par in this scenario…

What is 'coil' in the golf swing?

This video from Andrew Jones looks at what is ‘coil’ in the golf swing? We have also asked Golf Monthly Top 25 Coach Paul Foston for his explanation of what…

Golf Rules: Lost Ball

Golf Rules: Lost Ball The simple and most important thing to know when it comes to a lost ball is that you have no choice but to play another ball…

over the top golf swing drill

Hopefully Alex Elliott’s video (above) will help you improve the way your downswing works. However, if you need more help we have also asked Golf Monthly Top 25 Coach Clive…

how to stop toe strikes

In this video, PGA Professional Alex Elliott offers some simple and effective advice on how to stop toe strikes from affecting your iron play!

How to compress the ball

In this video, PGA Professional Alex Elliott offers a great drill for how to compress the golf ball that will improve the quality of your ball strikes!

how to practice golf indoors

How to practice golf indoors The game of golf, and indeed, the world, is in a strange and uncertain place. One of the great challenges we are all facing is…

Penalty Areas: how to proceed under Rule 17

When the latest set of golf rules revisions were introduced at the beginning of 2019, the phrase ‘water hazard’ was replaced by ‘penalty area’. In a bid to make the…