Learning how to play golf can be a very daunting task. There is so much to learn like the rules of the game, the proper technique or why you need 14 clubs in your golf bag anyway. The language of golf alone can be confusing to a newcomer. After reading this guide you will be talking about birdies, gimmes, bogeys, slices and draws yourself. This free guide will give you direction through your first steps into the new and exciting world of golf. In the following parts we will cover all the basics of golf. Everything you need to know to start enjoy playing the game.
Part 1 – Try before you buy
I suggest that you try the game of golf first hand to find out if it is something for you. There are many ways to try the game. In this article you’ll find some suggestions to what you can do to simply start playing without spending a lot of money or wasting a lot of time.
Part 2 – Having a Plan
Part 3 – Theory of the Full Golf Swing
Part 4 – Technique of the Full Golf Swing
The fourth part of this guide describes important aspects of the full swing regarding a good technique. Especially having a good golf grip, what to do with the wrists, swing planes of the golf swing, posture, alignment and timing.
Part 5 – Short Game / Putting
Part 6 – Short Game / Pitching, Chipping, Bunker Shots
The second part of the short game chapter will introduce you to all the neccessary techniques you will need to get the ball close to the pin from 100 yards and in. We’ll take a closer look at chipping, pitching and bunker shots.