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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2005-05-02
  • Publisher: Human Kinetics

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Develop a consistent swing and master every golf shot on your way to a lower handicap. >Golf: Steps to Success> provides detailed, progressive instruction with accompanying illustrations for every shot: putts, chip shots, and pitch shots as well as shots from the fairway, tee box, bunker, rough, and bad lies.Practice and improve your shotmaking with 95 drills that feature a scoring system to gauge and accelerate your progress. After building a strong skill base, improve the mental side of your game by learning to select the right club, analyze ball flight, and manage your emotions to raise your level of play and enjoyment of the game.This self-paced learning tool allows you to build a solid overall game and build on any initial golf lessons you may have had. As part of the popular >Steps to Success Sports> series-with more than 1.5 million copies sold->Golf: Steps to Success> is the instructional guide you'll find most valuable not only on the practice range and green but also on every hole you play.

Author Biography

Paul Schempp is a professor of Kinesiology at the University of Georgia, where he is the director of the Sport Instruction Research laboratory.

Table of Contents

Putting the Ball Into the Hole
Setting Up for the Shot
Chipping to the Green
Pitching From Farther Away
Taking a Full Swing
Overcoming a Difficult Lie
Escaping From Bunkers
Hitting Shots From the Rough
Selecting the Right Club
Managing the Course
Maintaining Focus on the Course
Closing in on Par
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