Neil Tappin

Practice Golf Drills

Whether you are an amateur or professional, if you play the game, you’ll have your favourite practice golf drills. These are the actions you rely on to get your game…

How Tour Players Practice Putting

During the Abu Dhabi Championship we spent the day on the practice putting green. The first big tournament of the year, this was our chance to see how tour players…

What to expect from a putter fitting

What To Expect From A Putter Fitting In days gone by, you just walked into a pro shop, picked up a few putters that caught your eye, had a few…

how to use your body for power

How to use your body for power One of the great things about golf is that you don’t have to be hugely strong in your arms to hit the ball…

As coaches, we often use the term swing path but before we can talk about the difference between swing path and plane, I think it’s worth underlining exactly what we…

what is torque

What is torque? Torque is a term you will often hear golf club fitters use as you search for the right shafts for your game. Quite simply, it refers to…

Jordan Spieth keys to his game

“I’m working really hard on my putting. No one has ever done that perfectly. But what I do know is how you putt on every hole determines how happy or…

ian poulter swing analysis

Ian Poulter Swing Analysis Ian Poulter is renowned for his incredible touch around the greens but a close look the mechanics of his golf swing shows there is a lot…

trapped on the inside

This is a fault that good players often suffer with and the evidence can be found in your initial ball flight. Is it starting consistently right of where you want…

1 Lateral Shift If you want to discover how to stop blocking drives the first fault to check relates to the way your weight is shifting at the start of…

decode your divots

Decode Your Divots We all take divots when we play but how many of us look closely at what they are telling us about our games and how we swing…

Rafa Cabrera-Bello

Rafa Cabrera-Bello Swing Analysis Take a quick look at the video that accompanies this piece and you’ll notice one thing immediately. This is a young man’s swing! It is athletic,…

tension and slice

1 Slice And Tension One of the most common causes of a slice, that is often over-looked, is tension. Think about all the great sports and the best sportsman and…

fairway trap shots

How to play fairway trap shots Unlike with the greenside splash shot, where you play that with plenty of knee flex, the fairway bunker shot is all about maintaining your…