Golf Basics: Learn the Game and Lower Your Handicap

Golf Basics: Learn the Game and Lower Your Handicap

by Graham McColl
     
 

ISBN-10: 060061235X

ISBN-13: 9780600612353

Pub. Date: 03/01/2008

Publisher: Hamlyn

At least 2 million men and women take up golf each year in the USA. Millions more continue to play at a level far below their potential. All those novices and duffers can find a respectable single-figure handicap within reach, thanks to the practical, realistic approach of Golf Basics. There are answers to all the pertinent questions: How long does it

Overview

At least 2 million men and women take up golf each year in the USA. Millions more continue to play at a level far below their potential. All those novices and duffers can find a respectable single-figure handicap within reach, thanks to the practical, realistic approach of Golf Basics. There are answers to all the pertinent questions: How long does it take to become proficient? When will the grip start to feel comfortable? How do you stop slicing the ball? And players will learn how to avoid the most treacherous hazard of all: the search for perfection. You don't need a flawless technique to achieve a game you can be truly proud of.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780600612353
Publisher:
Hamlyn
Publication date:
03/01/2008
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.87(w) x 8.37(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction6
Equipment8
The grip16
The swing20
The long game32
The short game52
Bunkers84
Putting94
Rules and etiquette108
Course management122
Glossary126
Index127
Acknowledgements128

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