Tips and news from World of Golf Croydon

New rule will help putts drop

Published February 15, 2019

By Jon Woodroffe – World of Golf Master Professional Most regular golfers will know by now that a bunch of new rules came into force in January. Many of them aim to make the game quicker and therefore more appealing. Among these is allowing the flag to be left in when putting on the green. […]


Stick with changes that have worked before

Published January 7, 2019

This month’s tip is aimed at anybody who has taken golf instruction in the last year to correct a fault and enjoyed success! This instruction may either be a formal lesson, or a tip found on YouTube, but if it worked, then this is for you. I have been coaching golf for over 40 years […]


Concentrate on the follow through

Published November 11, 2018

By Jon Woodroffe, World of Golf Master Professional One of the most frequent comments I hear from customers on the golf range, is that they can’t replicate their smooth swing in practice, when they are out on the course. After weeks coaching our Tuesday morning Seniors class on the golf range and seeing great improvement […]


Point your buckle to improve your bunker play

Published October 10, 2018

By Jon Woodroffe – World of Golf Master Professional My preferred tip for better bunker play is to stay out of them in the first place.  Sadly, this is unlikely to be of real practical benefit, so let me suggest an alternative. Firstly, you need to practice more in sand traps. Most players are not […]