Very rarely does a golfer have all parts of their game under control and for many it is a game of strengths and weaknesses. For example, you will know golfers at your club who are brilliant around the greens but cannot reliably find a fairway. Others hit impressive drives but miss hit their wedges or struggle with short pitch shots. [Read more…]
I was lucky enough to be invited to play in the Gary Player Invitational this year at Champions Retreat in Georgia.
It was inspiring to hear Mr Player talk about fitness, diet and core strength since that is something I have been working on for some years now. [Read more…]
The speed of a golfer’s pre-shot routine can reveal much about his or her mental state, decision making and self trust. [Read more…]
Steve Striker has won 12 times in the PGA Tour, he has also reached 15 second places 10 third places, besides being in the top ten more than a hundred times during his career. All those accomplishments have made him win more than 40 million dollars in prizes, regardless of what his sponsors have contributed to his fortune. [Read more…]
The smooth running of a business depends on many factors. You must work hard to succeed, but you must also have the ability to foresee adversity and be able to manage contingency. Risk management is as vital for company survival as for those golf players who are about to win a tournament but don’t do so for not being able to manage the unexpected. [Read more…]
On the second day of the 77th edition of the Masters, one of the best golf players of all history, Tiger Woods, was dealing great with Augusta National’s course until what seemed a great wedge shot in the 15th hole didn’t end well. The ball hit the flag post and ended in the water. [Read more…]
For many golf fans, the Masters is the most important tournament of the year. For others it may be the Open or the US Open, but what there’s no doubt about is that the tournament that takes place every year at the Augusta National has many special things that make it unique. [Read more…]
What makes one player better than another? In golf, there are so many skills that it is sometimes hard to tell what exactly is going on.
I really never thought I would ever go to the Masters. I have been to Open Championships, Ryder Cups, Presidents Cups and Tour events all over the world but the Masters just seemed like the impossible ticket until I got the chance to go with Augusta Golf Tours – a British company who have run tours to the Masters for 26 years.
Golf is a sport that conveys many good values and teachings to be applied in other areas of life, such as setting up a business, for example. Four are the golf lessons that can be used by entrepreneurs in their new business projects: