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Golf

ISBN-10: 075660222X

ISBN-13: 9780756602222

Edition: 2003

Authors: Peter Ballingall, James Harrison, Marlena Spieler

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List price: $5.95
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/26/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 72
Size: 4.75" wide x 7.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.242
Language: English

Clothing & Equipment
A sure footing
Gloves for grip
Golf mittens
Rainwear
Correct clothes
Umbrella choice
Wet weather care
The small essentials
Best beginner's set
Cast or forged irons?
Wooden or metal woods?
Which shaft flex?
Check that the clubs fit
Putter preferences
Sweet spot marker
Which ball?
Marking a ball
Keeping grips clean
Keeping grooves clean
How to buy used clubs
Selecting a bag
Understanding Basic Grips
The overlapping grip
Interlocking method
Two-handed (baseball) method
Grip test
Swing with Success
The swing plane
Relaxed & ready
Spring loading
Top of backswing
Forward swing
A balanced finish
Which wedge?
Pitch & spin
Pitching a tee
Brushing grass
Wristband drill
Perfecting your bunker escape
Securing a firm base in sand
Buried in sand
Gliding a tee
Don't use force in the bunker
Keeping hips still
Arching the wrists
Hinging from the hips
How to putt downhill
Preparing to putt
The putt swing path
Dealing with putting distance
Seeing the butt
Finding a primary target
Pacing it right
Thinking triangles
Control on the Course
Maintaining your balance uphill
Uphill recovery
Downhill play
Ball above stance
Right of center
Ball below stance
Restricted swing
Fading the ball
Drawing the ball
Varying the tee
Driving in windy conditions
In the rough
Strengths & Weaknesses
Strengthening your wrists
Visualize success
Act like a pro
Memorize the swing's image
Change-hands drill
Upside-down umbrella
Tire testing
Swinging with no arms
Shoulder & waist warmup
Loosening the back
Practice putting green
Knowing your distance
Remember your yardage
Driving range
Playing the Game
Knowing the golf course
Understanding your scorecard
Playing by the rules
Tending the flag correctly
Essential etiquette
Obtaining a handicap
Working out your score
Index
Acknowledgments