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Golf Ball Selection

Does a golf ball really make a difference? The honest answer is yes, once you are playing consistent enough that you aren’t losing more than a few balls during a round of golf. Every day I get asked about the importance of selecting a golf ball. Many times the answer is simple, because I know…

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Lightning and Course Policy

As warmer weather approaches it’s important to cover the lightning policy Chewelah G&CC has adopted in order to remain safe when lightning approaches. With last winter setting records for precipitation and the summer heat just around the corner, it’s safe to say we will have our fair share of thunderstorms accompanied by lightening. Chewelah G&CC…

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A Better, More Consistent Drive

“If I could only hit my drives 10 yards further” is a statement I’ve heard countless times over the years of instructing golfers of all abilities. It’s a tough proposition to add yardage to a drive, but not impossible. In the pro tips below I will share a few ideas on how to add distance.…

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Getting the Most out of Practice

Getting the most out of practice . . . that is a question posed to me quite often. The answer is quite simple. Practice should be broken down into equal parts of driving range and short game. If your schedule allows for an hour of dedicated practice a half hour should be spent on the…

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