There Is A New Sheriff In Town

Do you hear voices in your head when playing golf? Not the ones that will drive your playing partners to set an appointment with a Physiatrist, but the ones that continually create a conflict between the hero and smart shot. Understanding that every golfer battles the angel and devil scenario, knowing when to kick the devil to the curb is very important. To do this, every player has to have a sheriff in their pocket that keeps the peace. The challenge is developing this lawmaker and being able to call upon them when needed.

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Poor Dispersion Limits An Amateur’s Golf Score

Most golfers understand that hitting their ball consistently is important to lower golf scores. This fact is not something that should be overlooked when trying to improve the quality of our game. But, what exactly does consistent ball striking mean and more importantly how can I measure my success in this this area. The term being bantered around to quantify good ball striking is dispersion. This one term encompasses so many variables that it is easy to become overwhelmed. My goal for today is to dispel the fog around about dispersion and set you straight on the path of lower golf scores.

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Taking A Stance In Golf

The connection between the ball and your swing is grounded in your stance. The positioning of our feet in relation to the rest of our body is simple….right? Actually, if you are new to golf, stance and ball position are complex because they are unique to each player. The stance is unique because every golfer has a different physique and athletic abilities. However, to find the stance that works for us, it is good to have an understanding about the basics. From there, we can create stance that works for our game.

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