Putting is often hailed as the great equalizer in golf—a skill that can bridge the gap between amateurs and scratch golfers. While hitting a powerful drive off the tee or landing a precise iron shot demands athleticism and technique, putting requires a unique blend of precision, touch, and a dash of psychology. Here, we delve into the art and science of putting, unraveling the secrets that can elevate your performance on the greens and guide you towards putting like a scratch golfer.
Most long-time players battle the yips at some point, but they are fixable. Unless there is a physical issue that causes a golfer’s hands to shake, the yips normally result from fear of one of two things. Players worry that they will mess up either the line or the speed of the putt. They get … Read more