Category Archives: putting

A secret ingredient of putting power

Notice that the title of this post is not ‘The Secret of Putting’. There are simply too many mental and physical aspects to good, consistent putting for there to be some ‘secret’ that once discovered instantly turns a weak putter … Continue reading

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Part 2: Two univeral truths and 7.5 tips to help you improve your putting game

If you haven’t already read the first 3.5 tips (and two universal truths) presented in this two-part post on improving disc golf putting from the neck up, click here now and read Part One before you read this one. Then … Continue reading

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Two univeral truths and 7.5 tips to help you improve your disc golf putting game

Anyone who plays golf of any kind understands putting is a big part of the game. But surprisingly, most don’t take the time to develop the systematic approach required to produce real, lasting improvement. That’s good news for those who … Continue reading

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Putting technique borrowed from ball golf

Watch some ball golf of TV, and pay attention to the players’ pre-shot routines on the putting green. After lining up their putts and going through any other particular aspect of his or her routine, each and every player will … Continue reading

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Jump-putting to Conclusions

My old shoulder injury returned with a vengeance last Friday while playing a round. I finished the round, because I have an obsession with finishing rounds I kept an appointment to play early the next morning – even though I … Continue reading

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Self-serving note about putting

Somehow or another, I started a habit yesterday of putting with my abdominal muscles flexed. I noticed as I was practicing that it kind of locked me into the putt and also helped remind me to maintain good posture. During … Continue reading

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Putting practice, indoors, without a basket

I travel fairly frequently for my job, and I end up spending a decent amount of waking hours in my hotel room. Even when I’m in places that have courses near enough to get in a quick round, I usually … Continue reading

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Why putting is even more important than you think

My goal with this entry? To convince you how much your entire disc golf game is affected by your putting ability and consistency. I’m sure even non-golfers have heard the saying “Drive for show, putt for dough.” Well-know cliches are … Continue reading

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