Tips for links golf (in 360˚) with Paul McGinley: video

Use the wind as your friend when you’re playing links golf.

Ahead of last week’s Irish Open, Paul McGinley offered a few tips on playing on playing shots on links golf courses.

And while I’d guess most of us might need a few more details, and plenty of practice to play these shots as easily as McGinley does, this is worth a watch just for the very cool 360 degree vision it offers.

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Short game video tips with Gary Player: lag putting, and the chip and run

Golfing World recently ran a few segments with Gary Player where he gave a few tips on the short game.

Gary Player talks about the style of the best lag putter he’s ever seen, Bobby Locke. And geez he’s looking fantastic for an 81-year-old!

And a few words on modern golf design, and tips for the chip and run shot – “Low for the dough, high makes you cry”.

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Golf fitness video: Advanced golf posture drill with Matt Green

The golf swing starts with a good set-up and posture, here is a tip to get your body into the right position.

GolfLink shot a number of short clips with golf physiotherapist Matt Green during their visit to Precision Athletica, and they’re a great way of keeping your body flexible and ‘golf fit’ – especially if you’re someone that sits at a desk all day.

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Golf tip video: Where to position the ball in your stance

Here’s a great golf tip video that will help you understand where your golf ball should be positioned in your stance.

A few weeks ago we featured a golf tip from Golf+ and professional Sandy Jamieson on how to fix the fat shot. But we’ve also found this older one where Jamieson talks about ball position with respect to the stance – something we see many golfers, not just beginners struggle with on the golf course.

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