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Swing Flaws and Fitness Fixes: Fix Your Swing by Putting Flexibility, Strength, and Stamina in Your Golf Bag
     

Swing Flaws and Fitness Fixes: Fix Your Swing by Putting Flexibility, Strength, and Stamina in Your Golf Bag

by Katherine Roberts
 

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The host of the Golf Channel's Swing Fault Solutions helps golfers get fit in a program enhanced by Hank Haney's legendary swing analysis

Golfers spend outrageous sums of money every year on new balls, clubs, and swing instruction in an effort to improve their game. But what holds back most amateur golfers isn't their equipment or even their swing;

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The host of the Golf Channel's Swing Fault Solutions helps golfers get fit in a program enhanced by Hank Haney's legendary swing analysis

Golfers spend outrageous sums of money every year on new balls, clubs, and swing instruction in an effort to improve their game. But what holds back most amateur golfers isn't their equipment or even their swing; it's their fitness. In Swing Flaws and Fitness Fixes, seasoned instructor and fitness expert Katherine Roberts outlines a precise combination of flexibility and strength training that will get any golfer in shape to play their best. Including swing corrections by top-flight instructor Hank Haney, Roberts's program features:

• Tests to measure baseline stability and mobility

• The ideal warm-up exercises for golfers

• Techniques for simultaneously improving posture, balance, and strength

• Exercises to obtain yoga-quality levels of Flexibility

• Nine of the most common swing flaws, from "coming over the top" to the "chicken wing," with exercises designed by Roberts to overcome the physical deficiencies at the root of the problem

• A full workout program for better back health and stronger core muscles

Enhanced with one hundred photographs, Swing Flaws and Fitness Fixes is an invigorating new approach that solves age-old golfing woes.

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From the Publisher
"My students have improved their game with Katherine's unique and effective program."
-Hank Haney

"Working with Katherine for the last couple of years has allowed me to compete at a very high level."
-Gary McCord, pro golfer and CBS broadcaster

"Katherine's program gives you the edge you need to crush it off the tee!"
-Sean "The Beast" Fister, long-drive champion

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592404568
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/04/2009
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
949,417
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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From the Publisher

"My students have improved their game with Katherine's unique and effective program."
-Hank Haney

"Working with Katherine for the last couple of years has allowed me to compete at a very high level."
-Gary McCord, pro golfer and CBS broadcaster

"Katherine's program gives you the edge you need to crush it off the tee!"
-Sean "The Beast" Fister, long-drive champion

Meet the Author

KATHERINE ROBERTS is a certified fitness trainer, yoga instructor, and golf coach. Host of a golf-fitness show on the Golf Channel, she teaches clinics for ESPN and Nike and gives presentations at top resorts worldwide. She is also the author of Yoga for Golfers.

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