The Flexible Golf Swing

A Cutting-Edge Guide to Improving Flexibility and Mastering Golf's True Fundamen tals

Author: Roger Fredericks

Publisher: Rodale Books


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

View: 818

For more than 400 years, the secret of the golf swing has been one of the most fascinating and frustrating mysteries known to mankind. Despite remarkable advances in golf club technology, golf instruction, and golf course conditioning, the average golfer's handicap hasn't changed in the past 30 years. Not coincidentally, the nation as a whole is becoming less healthy due to the sedentary lifestyle that is harming our bodies at an alarming rate. We are then taking our dysfunctional bodies to the golf course. Roger Fredericks, a leading golf instructor and golf fitness pioneer who has worked with the likes of Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, and Arnold Palmer, takes readers on a step-by-step journey to explain precisely why golfers have a hard time improving and more importantly, what to do about it. In The Flexible Golf Swing, he lays out his commonsense approach and explains in detail the true fundamentals of the golf swing, and precisely how the mechanics are merely symptoms of how a body functions.

Engineering of Sport 6

Volume 1: Developments for Sports

Author: Eckehard Moritz

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 444

View: 952

This proceedings volume of the ISEA 2006 examines sports engineering, an interdisciplinary subject which encompasses and integrates not only sports science and engineering but also biomechanics, physiology and anatomy, and motion physics. This is the first title of its kind in the emerging field of sports technology.


How Good Do You Want to Be?

Author: Bill Kroen

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

View: 143

"If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's golf." --Bob Hope This is an easy to read and understand instructional book to help adult players sharpen their skills. Although most golfers never improve once they reach adulthood, author Bill Kroen wants to help those golfers get past that and take their game to a new level. Readers will learn how to really learn the game (not just how to swing), they'll gain a greater sense of awareness of the total golf experience, and they will finally learn how to take their practice game to the golf course. Drawing on his background in psychology, Kroen directs his readers to envision the results they want. Then they can put what they read into practice without the confusion caused by most instructional books. Golf: How Good Do You Want to Be? offers a blueprint for resourceful practice and practical application with chapters including "The Mental Connection," "The Art of Practice," "Thinking Your Way Around the Course," and "Scoring Well."

How to Build YOUR Golf Swing

Play Better Golf Now

Author: Chuck Evans

Publisher: Evansgolf


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 115

View: 907

A book that is dedicated to the improvement of all golfers regardless of their abilties. "How To Build YOUR Golf Swing" is designed to make YOU, the player, the best you can be.

Secrets of Golf Instruction and Flexibility

Your Guide to Mastering Golf's True Fundamentals

Author: Roger Fredericks

Publisher: Mountain Lion Press


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 218

View: 981

In this revolutionary book, author Roger Fredericks explores both the worlds of golf instruction and flexibility and explains precisely why the majority of golf instruction is ineffective, and why various golf instruction methodologies are not conducive to certain individual body types. Not just a golf instruction book and not just a flexibility book, Fredericks teaches the readers how to combine the two and in effect improve your golf swing once and for all. Roger Fredericks a leading golf instructor, pioneer in the world of golf fitness, and author of the smash hit Infomercial (over 100,000 copies sold) and DVD, this book takes readers on a step-by-step instructional journey, explaining why golfers have a difficult time improving and what one can do about it. Using a common sense approach Fredericks reveals on the pages of Secrets of Golf Instruction & Flexibility the true fundamentals of the golf swing, how your golf swing mechanics are merely symptoms of how your body functions, and most importantly what golfers can do to maximise their golf instruction AND their flexibility.

JSME International Journal

Mechanical systems, machine elements and manufacturing. Series C




Category: Mechanical engineering


View: 842

Science and golf

proceedings of the First World Scientific Congress of Golf, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland, 9-13th July 1990

Author: Alastair J. Cochran

Publisher: SPON Product


Category: Science

Page: 374

View: 425

Swing Flaws and Fitness Fixes

Fix Your Swing by Putting Flexibility, Strength, and Stamina in Your Golf Bag

Author: Katherine Roberts

Publisher: Penguin


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

View: 930

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.

Golf Forever

Author: Jackson T. Stephens

Publisher: Stephens Press, LLC


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 238

View: 866


The Search for the Perfect Golf Club

Author: Tom W. Wishon



Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 290

View: 353

Explains how and why golf clubs work the way they do, providing advice on finding the right golf clubs, golf fitting guidelines, and more.