It might seem like a bold headline, but most golfers are wasting 80% of their practice time. That’s because they don’t understand that there should be two different forms of practice. The first type of practice is, “working on your golf swing” – something most golfers do a great deal of. The second type of […]
After what must be an insane amount of media pressure, Tiger Woods issued a statement saying, “I have decided to take an indefinite break from professional golf. I need to focus my attention on being a better husband, father, and person.” Karl posted a video recently about the importance of developing mental toughness in golf, part […]
It might sound crazy to say that golf is not a mental game, but watch this video and I’ll explain all!
Many players that I begin to work with complain of lack of focus and an inability to concentrate over the period of a round of golf. They look back on many rounds where they have simply thrown shots away, hit the ball almost without thinking and let yet another round slip away into oblivion. Many […]
So often, I am asked ‘how we can control our nerves and anxiety out on the golf course?’, and you might be surprised how many players at all levels suffer from first tee nerves. In this video, taken from the Building an Effective Pre-Shot Routine course of my Players Programme Deluxe, I talk about controlling […]
I’m really looking forward to running the MIND FACTOR Coach Certification course this weekend, which has sold out for the third year running. To celebrate, here is a segment from one of the videos in my online Mind Factor golf coaching programme which you can watch online for free.
Here is a free introductory video from the Players Coaching Programme which explains the 4 quadrants of the Mind Factor approach to golf mind coaching.
In my experience, almost every golf lesson starts with the pro asking “what would you like?” and the golfer saying… “I just want to be more CONSISTENT“. Over the last 15 years, I have been very fortunate to work with some successful people in the world of golf, and I’ve always had one question in […]
We hear so much about the unconscious mind and “getting into the zone” these days in golf, in business and life in general. Yet, what is the unconscious other than a vague description of something that is, well, unconscious! I for one have felt times when I imagined that I was beginning to get a […]
Two golfers meet each other for the first time – what is the first question they ask? “What is your handicap?” The veiled question is: “Are you better than me?” When you come off course – first question people ask is: “What did you shoot?” We are culturally focussed on results. But results are just […]