There’s no one exactly right way to play golf. Over the last six hundred or so years this game has been played, techniques and strategies have been constantly evolving.
Of course, there are basics that you’ll need to get right, but even now nothing is set in stone. Certain swings, movements, and clubs come and go like any other trend. New players will arrive with new techniques, and old techniques will become less popular.
Compared to other sports, golf is one of the safest activities to participate in during the COVID-19 pandemic. Golf isn’t a contact sport and, in general, it doesn’t require that you come in close contact with other players. Yet, it’s still more important than ever to take proper precautions when you’re out on the green.
Here’s what you need to know about safely golfing during the COVID-19 pandemic and why an at-home golf simulator may be the best option for some avid golfers.
Whether you’re a longtime golf player or just starting out, in almost every session you’ll be looking to improve your game. After all, the better you get, the better the game gets. You’ll have more fun, be able to play more courses, start beating your friends, and, above all, have that wonderful sense of self-accomplishment that comes with a round well played.
One of the best ways to improve your golf game is to improve your course management skills. While it helps to have a solid swing, making smart decisions as you navigate the course can be a huge game-changer.
Having superior course management skills will take you much further than just having the physical skills. Keep reading to learn about some advanced course management skills so that you can lower your scores.
One of the most enduring debates in golf is the importance of the long game versus the short game. Does distance off the tee really matter? What should you focus on to lower your score by the biggest amount?
The answer to this is, as you might expect, more complicated than it seems. After all, we wouldn’t still be having this debate if it were easy to answer!
Here, we’re going to look into the arguments for both sides and weigh in with our own opinion on the matter.