Golf Fitness Exercises for Women Golfers

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Author: Sean Cochran

Golf fitness exercises can be beneficial for the woman golfer in terms of improving the foundation of the swing, rotation in the backswing, speed development in the downswing, and a consistent finish position. Learn how golf fitness exercises can benefit the woman golfer. Lowering golf scores and making the game more enjoyable.

It is well known in professional golf how integral golf fitness exercises are for success at the highest level of golf. Men on the PGA Tour and women on the LPGA Tour understand the benefits of golf fitness exercises in achieving success. Outside the circles of professional golf many questions exist about golf fitness exercises. Questions such as; what are the best exercises to improve golf fitness levels, are flexibility exercises and stretches better than other forms of golf fitness exercises, and what are the benefits of golf fitness exercises for the woman golfer?

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A Taylor Made Burner Fairway Woods Review

A Taylor Made Burner Fairway Woods Review

Author: James E Obrien

A Look at Burner Woods, Drivers and Ladies Burner Golf Clubs

The TaylorMade Burner Fairway Wood produces a higher, longer and more accurate shot
from the fairway.

Taylormade now offers a complete line of Burner golf clubs. In addition to their several driver models, in the spring of 2007, they released a complete lined of Burner Fairway woods and hybrids. The fairway woods are a 3 wood with a 15° loft, a 5 wood with an 16° loft and
finally a 7 wood with a nice 21° loft.

There are several models, but the best for theaverage golfer is Burner Steel Fairway woods.
The steel club head is quite oversized for a fairway wood, but gives the golfer extra
forgiveness and, most importantly, the ability to launch the ball easily off the fairway or
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Improve Your Putting For A Great Golf Score

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Improve Your Putting For A Great Golf Score

Author: Terry Connor

Putting is an essential part of golf but for whatever the reason people spend most of their practice time swinging the big clubs and ignoring what arguably is the most important club in the bag. If you watch a major championship then you should know that the title is not won or lost when using the big clubs but what happens when the putter is pulled out of the bag. The worlds most famous golfer Tiger Woods knows this and he starts his best selling "How I Play Golf" with ways to improve your putting.

There is nothing sexy about putting and unless the putt is in the twenty foot range it tends not to bring out the loud cheers although it should. Take a look at your last golf card and you will quickly see that most of your strokes are not off the tee but on the green. Now imagine that the majority of your three putts become twos and the majority of your two putts go straight in the hole and the impact it would have on your scorecard. The best way to drop your score is not in a drive that goes an extra twenty yards but on your consistency on the green. Two putt every hole on a typical round adds up to thirty six strokes on your scorecard and is a very good reason why you are struggling to break eighty or possible a hundred. [Read more...]

Golf for Beginners: Getting Started

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Golf for beginners can be a very exciting sport especially if one favors outdoor interactive activities. One of the most popular outdoor games is golf, anybody could easily learn to love.

Here players known as golfers attempt to hit the balls into different holes inside a golf course using different types of clubs. The one who hits a ball inside the holes with the smallest number of strokes usually wins the game. It is often played as a competition either by individuals or by team. For individual category, each player plays for the lowest number of strokes he/she and this is also known as the stroke play whereas playing teams aim for the lowest score on most individual holes on each players of a team. Such is known as the match play.

Golf for beginners may seem very confusing as well as complex game. However if you get to learn the basics, you might just be one of those who are thoroughly engaged with the sport. For starters, it might be very helpful if you get to understand the terms commonly used while playing this sport. Here are some terms and descriptions: [Read more...]

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