Entries by Stephanie Carey

Michael Breed’s Secret Move!

By Michael Breed If winter for you meant no golf, I know you’re itching to get back out there. First, we need to do a little prep work. I’ve learned from all my years in New York that spring lies—those muddy ones with no cushion under the ball—are prime territory for fat shots. And when you […]

Phil Mickelson wins at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — With plenty of sunlight and no drama, Phil Mickelson finished off a 7-under 65 to win the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Monday and match the tournament record with his fifth victory. Mickelson had a three-shot lead over Paul Casey with two holes to play when it was too dark to […]

How A Doorframe Can Help Your Golf Swing

Learn how to turn back, not sway. By Keely Levins Let’s talk about hip turn. James Kinney, one of our Golf Digest Best Young Teachers and Director of Instruction at GolfTec Omaha, says that from the data GolfTec has collected, they’ve found lower handicap golfers have a more centered lower body at the top of the swing. Meaning, […]

Trump Played Round With Wood and Nicklaus

By Josh Dawsey West Palm Beach, Fla. — President Trump golfed with professionals Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus on Saturday, ending the longest stretch of his presidency without a round at one of his courses. The White House is usually reluctant to confirm the president is golfing. But on Saturday, aides alerted reporters that Trump […]

Can Meditation Make You a Better Golfer?

An experiment with three golfers revealed the practice can make a difference. Just not the one you might expect By Sam Weinman few months ago Golf Digest set out to answer a question almost as old as the game itself: does alcohol make you play better, or worse? The experiment and resulting video with three too-eager participants, was […]

Justin Rose Wins Farmers Insurance Open

Justin Rose overcame a few nervous moments early in the final round with enough key putts down the stretch for a 3-under 69 to hold off Adam Scott and win the Farmers Insurance Open on Sunday. Rose had a three-shot lead shrink to a single shot when he opened with three bogeys in five holes, […]

The 10 Best Golf Swing Tips!

1. Keep Your Hands Low Limiting the height of the followthrough will effectively reduce the height of your shots. The lower the hands, the lower the ballflight. Moving the ball back in your stance or choosing a stronger club and trying to swing easy are other ways to accomplish the same thing, but they’re less […]

Adam Long Wins Desert Classic

Even Adam Long wasn’t certain where he stood after hitting his approach into the Desert Classic’s final hole. Winning wasn’t at the top of his mind when he teed off in Sunday’s final group with Phil Mickelson and Adam Hadwin. A top-10 finish, and a spot in next week’s event, would have been nice. Long […]

Keep Your Golf Resolutions in 2019!

5 Tips To Help You Keep Your Golf Resolutions in 2019 The new year has arrived and a lot of you golfers out there might be uttering the words, “new year, new me.” Most of us make New Year’s resolutions and, unfortunately, most of us fail to see them through for all 365 days. If […]