Playing golf is fun—but there's a reason why it's known asthe most maddening (if not wondrous) game of all. The intricaciesof perfecting your golf swing can "tee off" even the most patientgolfer, but that's where this handy little guide comes in.
Improving Your Golf Swing In A Day For Dummies is packedwith tips on improving grip and posture, the essentials of a goodswing, and the mechanics of putting. Plus, you'll get expert adviceand tips for correcting problems with your own form and swing.The art of perfecting your golf grip and postureThe essentials of refining your swing motionAdjusting your mechanics for various distances and puttingConcise coverage of common swing faults and easy fixesOnline component takes you beyond the book with bonus contentand features
Get set to impress your friends with a perfect swing in notime!
Golf For Dummies, 4th Edition, gives you all the latestinformation on the game, including updated expert advice oneverything from improving fundamentals to mastering the game'smental aspects. With advice from professional Gary McCord, thisexpert guide gives you easy to follow instructions for hitting theball farther and straighter, and hints on how to shave strokes offyour game.Updated instructions on grips, stances, and swingsThe most current stars and best coursesNew tips from top players on how to improve your gameDetails on the latest golf equipment and technology
Playing golf is fun-playing better is even more fun. With alittle help from Golf For Dummies, 4th Edition, you'll havethe time of your life whenever you hit the links.
Von der mentalen Vorbereitung und der richtigen Haltung über die beste Technik und die Kunst des Zielens bis hin zu todsicheren Befreiungsschlägen aus dem Bunker: Gary McCord zeigt Ihnen, wie Sie Ihre Mitspieler erblassen lassen. Für unbeschwertes Golfvergnügen!
Whether you're a total beginner or you've clocked a few hours onthe links, Golf For Dummies, 2nd Edition is the only guide youneed. Packed with expert tips and techniques for everything frommastering your grip, stance and swing to shaping up withgolf-specific exercises, this updated and expanded edition of theinternational bestseller features new, step-by-step photos, tipsfor women players, seniors and lefties, and loads of fun golfhistory facts.
Learn your ABCs – master the basics, from golf lingo andchoosing your clubs, to who to play with and where
Watch your step – get the lowdown on golf rules, how tokeep score, and take a crash-course on gamesmanship and the do'sand taboos of golf-course etiquette
Get into the swing – delve into the art and science of thegolf swing, including how to blast your way out of bunkers and howto develop an effective putting stroke
Tackle the tough shots – finesse difficult shots like a proand deal with bad weather and bad luck with grace and skill
Fine-tune your play – zero in on common faults and badhabits and learn time-tested techniques for easily fixing them onceand for all
To school or not to school – decide whether formal lessonsare right for you and find out how to select a great teacher
'If you've ever wanted to know more about golf or improve yourgame then this is your guide' – The Fairway, from a review ofthe 1st edition
'Does exactly what it says on the tin!' – Today's Golfer,from a review of the 1st edition
Open the book and find:
Tips on choosing golf balls and clubs
Exercises for getting and staying in golf shape
How to develop your own swing
Putting, chipping and pitching
Mastering grip, stance and swing
Simple fixes for common faults
Golf rules and etiquette
Advice on taking advantage of high-tech equipment
Where to play in the UK and Europe
Master your grip, stance and swing
Improve your game with tips from the pros
Overcome the game's mental challenges with tricks andexercises
Want to get your handicap down or just get out of a bunker? GolfFor Dummies, 2nd Australian and New Zealand edition, is thecomplete reference for golfers of all experience levels. Get somegreat advice on improving your technique with step-by-stepinstructions and photographs. Pick up the right equipment, hit thegreen and have fun along the way!
Challenge yourself to play better — get tips on taking yourgame to the next level
Get out of trouble — know your options when facingdifficult recovery shots
Understand the handicap system — discover how to get ahandicap, how it's calculated and what it means
Work on your technique — develop strategies to improve yourswing
Focus on your golf fitness — learn ways to get into golfshape
Choose where to play — find out where to practise and playgolf
Watch golf in person — discover where you can watch livegolf and interact with players
Learn more about the greats of the game — find out who madeBrett Ogle's top ten
Open the book and find:
Advice on choosing the correct equipment
Chipping, pitching and putting tips
Instructions for getting out of bunkers
Rules, etiquette and how to keep score
Methods for overcoming the 'yips' and 'shanks'
How to fit in at the golf club
Improve your swing
Perfect your putting and get your handicap down
Find your local golf pro
Choose the best golfing holiday spots
• Elige tus mejores armas — consejos y recomendaciones para elegir los palos y los accesorios según tus necesidades (y presupuesto).
• El swing con todo lujo de detalles — explicaciones paso a paso, fáciles de seguir, para entrar en calor, dominar cada palo y moverte como un profesional.
• Sal al campo — descubre dónde jugar, cómo comportarte, y qué encontrarás en los campos de golf y en los de pitch and putt.
• No te desesperes — aprende a controlar el desafío mental que impone este juego, a superar las malas jugadas y las condiciones climáticas adversas.