Golf Tips

Golf New Year’s Resolutions 2013

Tomorrow is the beginning of 2013. It’s a new year, and what better time to take stock of what you need to do to improve your golf game? Here are the top five golf New Year’s resolutions for 2013: -Hit straighter shots. As we’ve seen earlier, there is a surprisingly narrow margin for hitting fairways …


The Psychology of Longer Drives

It’s often said that golf is a mental game. Being as jacked up as Mr. Universe may help to a certain extent, but if you don’t get your head on straight, you’ll never do well. When you’re teeing off, here are a few things to keep in mind – literally. First off, it’s important to …


Merry Christmas from Pause-N-Throw!

Christmas is here, and we the good folks at Pause-N-Throw want to wish you a wonderful celebration! May your days be merry and bright, and may all your drives be straight! Image courtesy of Cave Views

The Par 3 Paradox

In commercials, promotions or jingles, we often hear the phrase, “It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!” However, in the case of par 3 holes in golf, it could be said that “it’s as difficult as 1, 2, 3.” Many people find par 3’s to be one of the toughest holes since there’s less chance …


Curing a Slice: Before and After

Although distance is often the flashiest element of the drive, it’s equally important to be accurate off the tee box. Curing a slice can make a world of difference to your score and also makes for a prettier drive. Let’s take a quick look at what a typical drive looks like before and after curing …


Winter Rules: Christmas Golf

While the downside to playing golf during the winter is having to endure frigid temperatures, it also gives you the benefit of allowing you to take advantage of “Winter rules”. What are winter rules, you ask? Well, if you’re playing golf during Christmas or other times during the winter, you have the option of playing …


The Math Behind Golf Accuracy

Why does accuracy matter in golf? Let’s look at some facts and figures. Knowing the math behind accuracy in golf will help your mental game and give you incentive to improve your accuracy. When you step up to the tee box, chances are you look out on the fairway and think, “ah, there’s plenty of …


A Golfer’s Christmas

Christmas is a magical time for golfers. Despite the fact that golfers don’t like being stuck behind trees, and one of the most popular symbols of Christmas is a tree, Christmas has many benefits for golfers everywhere. Colder weather can be a hassle to play through, it’s true. But there are also advantages of playing …


Golf Tips for Hand Action

I’m always looking for the perfect golf swing — and that’s why I wrote a book about Mike Austin, the man who hit the longest drive in competition at 515 yards. He told me that the most critical point in the golf swing was the hand action. He said the lower body was the engine …