Online Coaching

Online Coaching If Helensburgh is too far do not worry!  Due to the wonders of modern technology I can still help you on your journey to better putting.  Using the CoachNow app we can exchange videos, pictures and notes so you can improve your putting from anywhere in the world at your convenience.   Once […]

Personalised Putting

I am lucky to coach putting at a great indoor facility at Clydeway Golf and Performance Centre in Glasgow.  Apart from the odd rare day like yesterday (Sept 19th) it is always open for business.  Storm Ali was too much for us this week and we had to close the range for safety reasons.  Anyway, […]

Learning Through Feedback

I am a firm believer that for your practice sessions to benefit you then actual learning must take place.  I also believe you cannot learn during practice without feedback.  This post will provide examples of how you can use feedback in your putting practice to facilitate learning and ultimately improve your putting. There are many […]

Player-Coach Relationships

The aim of this blog post is to help you select the best golf coach for you.  If you don’t take lessons then hopefully after reading this you might be tempted to. The UK has 4 million golfers and apparently around 10% of them take golf lessons.  This is good and bad for golf coaches […]

Who makes your European Ryder Cup Team?

This weekend’s Made in Denmark European Tour event marks the last counting event for Ryder Cup qualification for Thomas Bjorn’s team.  The Ryder Cup is only a month away now so the fever is starting to grow.  There’s no sporting event like it for me and this year’s event in Paris is sure to be […]

Being Realistic with your Putting

In my opinion a lot of golfers are hard on themselves when it comes to putting and particularly holing putts.  The solid tee-to-green players are probably most likely to fall into this category.  The scramblers tend to have more short putts as a result of missing greens so will get to hole more. For example, […]

Are you practising too easy?

When a lot of golfers practice they are typically not really engaged in what is happening during their sessions.  They rush through their shots in a way that is very unlike the real thing on the course and aren’t recreating any kind of pressure they will be under on the course.  Always remember any time […]