#82 Web TV: Here’s A Tip To Play Better Golf

Here is a simple tip to play better golf.

If you want to play better golf you need to be focusingΒ on the most important thing in golf.

But what could that particular thing be?

Could it be…

  • your grip?
  • your set up?
  • the way you make contact with the ball?
  • good feet position?
  • good technique?

There is so much to think about right?

So the thing I want you to concentrate on right now… is only one particular thing.

That is making sure the when you are getting set for the ball, and you are ready to hit your shot… that the club is going to make contact with the grass just before you are going to make contact with the ball.

I will explain… how to play better golf with this…

When the bottom of the club (known as the sole) touches the grass… the golf ball then climbs up onto the club face… then the golf ball and then it lifts up into the air.

If however you were to have the bottom of the club face come through and make contact with the golf ball with the leading edge of the club… which means this leading edge hits the centre of the ball or the top of the ball, the ball cannot climb up the club face. That is why the ball shoots off really low. You won’t get any elevation from the ball.

If you were to view the video above… you will see a demonstration hitting the grass with the club just before the ball.

So to play better golf… you need the bottom of the club to hit the grass… the ball then climbs up onto the club face… the golf ball then launches off the club face into the air… all to plan.

This you can do without changing your technique and look forward to play better golf.

To your golfing success,

Β If you enjoyed today’s tip “Here’s A Tip To Play Better Golf ” please do me a favour, share with your friends on facebook and please leave your comments below.

Tiffany Mika

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About Tiffany Mika

Tiffany Mika is incredibly passionate about golf and shares with you her knowledge about the game. She shows how you can have an exciting a life when you learn to play golf as you can travel the world playing exotic destinations and meeting lots of fantastic people who all share the same passion for golf.

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34 Responses to #82 Web TV: Here’s A Tip To Play Better Golf

  1. Janene cullen September 22, 2015 at 7:34 pm #

    Thanks tiffany will definitely practice that next game janene😎

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:11 pm #

      Hey Janene

      Yes that’s what we worked on last time I saw you… just keep doing it!

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  2. Robyn Burns September 22, 2015 at 7:37 pm #

    Welcome back! You must have known I was hitting the ball too low today – I’ll concentrate on the grass in front tomorrow as well as committing! Great work ! Robyn

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:10 pm #

      Hey Robyn

      Of course I sensed that you were hitting the ball low and I thought I must make this just for you ;). So you motto is grass and commit!

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  3. Julie September 22, 2015 at 7:48 pm #

    Really great to see you back! Knew your tip would solve my problem, missed you.

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:09 pm #

      Hey Julie

      Oh gee thanks! Keep working on it… it’s a simple one but incredibly effective!

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  4. Shelly Willingham September 22, 2015 at 7:56 pm #

    Welcome back Tiff! Great advice re hitting grass before the ball and the principle behind it. I tend to lift up at the last minute and hit the ball with the bottom of the club.. Practice practice I guess πŸ™‚

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:08 pm #

      Hey Shelly

      Thanks! Yes it is one of the most important things you must be doing. The longer you stay down through your shot the better.

      Always practice the right things!

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  5. Barb September 22, 2015 at 8:22 pm #

    I’m trying ! Really trying!! Go Tiff!

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:07 pm #

      Hey Barb

      Good to hear keep it going πŸ˜‰

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  6. Michael Derbyshire September 22, 2015 at 8:28 pm #

    Glad you are back, missed your tips, they have worked well in the past. Have to reinforce the lessons by reviewing the tips to keep from slipping back into bad habits.

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:06 pm #

      Hey there Michael

      Thanks for the lovely feedback. Glad to hear the tips have worked well.

      Just keep working on them… it takes time πŸ™‚

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  7. Lyn Stewart September 22, 2015 at 9:38 pm #

    Thanks for sending me the tips. I will definitely look forward to receiving them.
    This one I will practice tomorrow…

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:05 pm #

      Hey there Lyn

      Well you are very welcome!

      Practice this one and make it part of your game always πŸ˜‰

      Tiff πŸ™‚

  8. frank godfrey September 23, 2015 at 9:15 am #

    hi tiff
    nice to see you back and look forward to watching the weekly tips again.
    cheers

    frank

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:04 pm #

      Hey Frank

      Yes thanks for that.. it’s taken a while to get back here but great to be back.

      Enjoy the tips πŸ™‚

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  9. Claire September 23, 2015 at 9:19 am #

    Hi Tiff,

    Thanks for the tips, you are a great teacher and we were lucky to have you teach us from scratch

    Pleased you are back with your instructions. Good one.

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:03 pm #

      Hey there Claire

      You are very welcome… Get the basics right and the rest is so much easier.

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  10. Jody Drutman September 23, 2015 at 9:22 am #

    Thank you. I’ll be keeping that in mind

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:03 pm #

      Hey there Jody

      Yes not only keep it in mind make sure it is part of what you do.. πŸ™‚

      Cheers

      Tiff

  11. Marg Jacob September 23, 2015 at 4:10 pm #

    Welcome Back Tiff

    • Tiffany Mika September 23, 2015 at 5:02 pm #

      Hey there Marg

      Thanks… Nice to be back πŸ™‚

      Tiff

  12. Karen September 23, 2015 at 6:22 pm #

    Hi Tiff
    Great to see you back 😊
    This is an awesome tip as my irons have been ordinary lately so perhaps this will help. Thanks again

    • Tiffany Mika September 25, 2015 at 9:26 am #

      Hi Karen

      Thanks πŸ˜‰ Glad to get back into the swing!

      Yes this tip is crucial for success with any club. (except driver for obvious reasons)

      Tiff πŸ™‚

  13. Stephanie Banks September 23, 2015 at 7:34 pm #

    Hi Tiffany,
    So, so glad to hear you are back .
    My husband & I played golf today on Hamilton Island & I could have used your wise words this morning.
    So, i shall take all your information to task & keep practising.
    Keep the tips coming
    Regards,
    Stephanie

    • Tiffany Mika September 25, 2015 at 9:27 am #

      Hi Stephanie..

      Thanks it’s good to be back!

      I hope Hamilton Island was good weather for you… just keep practicing.

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  14. Dave O"Neill, VT September 24, 2015 at 2:54 am #

    Great tip Tiff. Nice to hear from you again! Yes, hitting the grass first with your practice swing helps to know your swing arc is low enough for good contact. I have found recently that taking the club back in one piece for 14 or so inches really helps to ensure a good backswing and square ball contact on the follow through. When I get sloppy at the beginning, many things can go wrong! Cheers!

    • Tiffany Mika September 25, 2015 at 9:28 am #

      Hey Dave

      Yes you have got to stick with the basics and the less movement in the takeaway the better the shot will be.

      Keep working on getting the basics right

      Tiff πŸ˜‰

  15. Wendy Phillips September 24, 2015 at 4:55 pm #

    so sensible, you are the classic proponent of the KISS principle Tiff! Thanks!!

    • Tiffany Mika September 25, 2015 at 9:29 am #

      Hey there Wendy

      Yes that’s me! KISS!

      People can make golf too complex… you have to keep it simple. Then it becomes easier!

      Enjoy πŸ˜‰

      Tiff

  16. Gail Richey October 21, 2015 at 7:04 pm #

    Welcome back, Tiff – I have missed your tips. I will certainly concentrate on this tomorrow!

    • Tiffany Mika October 27, 2015 at 12:57 pm #

      Hi Gail

      Great to hear. Thanks and let me know how you go.

      TIff πŸ™‚

  17. Owen Sullivan October 29, 2015 at 11:29 am #

    Hi tiff the putting tip worked really well it’s great to see you back

    • Tiffany Mika November 3, 2015 at 8:26 am #

      Hey Owen

      I trust all is well with you.

      Glad to hear you enjoyed the tip.

      Glad to be back… enjoy πŸ™‚

      Tiff πŸ™‚

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