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Two Dollars More to Grip It and Rip It

Joplin City Council members set in motion a plan to help reverse declines at Schifferdecker Golf Course. 

Citing a decline in usage, and a decline in young golfers in the city, Council Members gave the nod of approval to the hiring of a PGA Golf Pro to manage the city golf course. 167 more words

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What's your handicap?

The Golf Handicap: what is it and how do we calculate it?

The golf handicap calculation is something that most golfers never have to worry about. 372 more words


Clubs and Bags

As the newest golfer in the group and potentially the biggest shopper, I’m itching to buy clubs and an adorable bag…but alas the Pros and my friends are all saying – “wait it is way too soon, have more lessons first, borrow as long as you can so we can evaluate your swing.” 137 more words


How Important is the Golf Grip?

1500 students!  That’s the number of people I’ve taught in the past 10 years through clinics and group lessons.  Of those 1500, almost 95% of them have come to me looking for a quick fix to their swing without thinking first about the basics.   265 more words


Swing Slow? Really?

How many times have you played a round with some buddies and after a bad shot they say “slow your swing down”.  So many golfers take this the wrong way.   267 more words


Day 1 - Pros and Cons of working on the basics

If I’m honest day 1 was kind of a write off and I knew it sort of would be.  Firstly the weather was dreadful and it’s not so much that I’m a fair weather golfer but I feel like there is only so much you can learn in rain and 30 mph wind.   418 more words

Intro -

I’m 23, a History Graduate of the University of Stirling,and I’m fed up of family and  friends asking me what I’ going to do with my life.  284 more words