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Exercises That Golfers Should Avoid!

Normally I would be talking you through a great exercise or workout that will help your game, today I thought I would do the opposite! There are some exercises that seem harmless enough but train muscles and movement patterns that could really harm your golf swing and bring about bad habits. 1. Training too much chest! …

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The Real Reason Lifting Weights Helps Your Golf Swing.

When you think of someone lifting weights you probably picture a huge, musclebound monster performing bicep curls with an ungodly amount of weight. In reality sportspeople have been reaping the benefits of lifting weights more and more in recent times, Tennis stars are able to squat almost 3 times their bodyweight and Golfers can perform …

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Is Your Golf Game Lacking In Distance?

Distance can be a sore subject for some golfers, when you are always the shortest hitter in your fourball its no fun at all! Many golfers hear that 'technology' is making it too easy nowadays, just watch the golf on tv, the players are dominating golf courses and making some unplayable due to them being judged as too short!! In my …

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Golf Fitness – Medicine Ball Full Body Workout!

One workout, one piece of kit, train your whole body and develop a powerful golf swing! The medicine ball is a great bit of kit, it is so versatile! Below is a great full body workout compiled of my favourite medicine ball exercises for golf, if you don't have a medicine ball I highly recommend that you get one, you can …

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GOLF FITNESS – SHOULDER POWER & STABILITY WORKOUT

Golf asks a lot of your shoulders, as the anchor points of the arms and ultimately the golf club, they take almost all of the responsibility of keeping the club moving in time with your body. Training your shoulders for power and stability is a great way of improving their movement in the golf swing, increasing distance and avoiding …

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Best Golf Exercises – Chin-Up To ‘Crank-Up’ Your Distance!

Latest in the 'Best Golf Exercises' series is the chin-up! Make sure to check out the other articles in the series - Push Press, Kettlebell Swing and Deadlift. In my humble opinion the chin-up is the mightiest of all bodyweight exercises, its one of those caveman like movements that just makes you feel badass! Its a very tough …

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Using Visualisation On The Golf Course And In The Gym

Slightly different topic today but a huge relevance to what we are all trying to improve here, our golf game and our bodies ability to perform. You have almost definitely heard people talking about visualisation on the golf course, each shot should be played through in your mind before you pull the trigger, its a …

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