Stop Over Analyzing and Trust Your Swing Do you work on your swing mechanics when playing tournament rounds or rounds for score? Working on your swing or thinking too much about technique while playing is not be the best way to score your best. Over-thinking technique and over-analyzing your swing increases muscle tension, decreases trust, … [Read more...] about Golfers Who Over Think Their Mechanics
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Do Negative Emotions Destroy Your Golf Game? Are you a resilient golfer and able to keep your emotions in check after a bad shot? Or do negative emotions destroy your golf game? Can you recall the last time you missed a shot and landed in the rough… Were you able to focus and get back on track? You may have experienced intense negative … [Read more...] about Tips To Becoming A Resilient Golfer
Concentrate During Your Preshot Routine Do you lose focus during your preshot routine--for no apparent reason as if you are "going through the motions"? I've written a lot about the importance of focusing on the right stuff while playing golf--especially during your preshot routine. I'm sure you can think of times when you stood over a putt and … [Read more...] about Golfers, Do You Lose Focus During Your Preshot Routine?
In this week's sports psychology podcast, mental game of sports expert, Dr. Patrick Cohn interviews Lynn Marriott about her approach to mental coaching. This podcast is a special preview of one of 14 interviews with nationally recognized top sports psychologists. In this excerpt, Lynn Marriott tells Dr. Cohn who influenced her mental game … [Read more...] about The Mental Game of Golf with Lynn Marriott
Dr. Patrick Cohn, golf psychology expert and author of the "Golfer's Mental Edge" CD program, teaches amateur to tour professional golfers how to improve their mental game of golf. In this week's golf psychology session, mental game of golf expert and author of The Mental Game of Golf, Dr. Cohn, answers a question from a golfer about positive … [Read more...] about Golf Podcast: Positive Celebrations and Your Mental Game