Tips and news from World of Golf Croyden

How to keep your chin up at address

Published April 10, 2018

There is one phrase in golf that makes my blood boil more than any other. It’s when you hear this after a poor shot: “You lifted your head.  Keep your head down”. What a heap of rubbish that advice is! On their next shot, all that happens is the player then forces their chin down […]

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Good posture is the key to a natural swing

Published March 10, 2018

By Jon Woodroofe –  Master Professional, World of Golf London I firmly maintain that swinging a golf club is the easy bit in this game. The holding of the club and the standing to the ball correctly, is where all the problems are. In other words, good posture is the key to success. Here is a […]

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Miss on the Professional Side of the Hole

Published February 9, 2018

By Jon Woodroffe, World of Golf Master Professional On a sloping green, you so often see club golfers miss the hole on the low side. We call this the amateur side of the hole. This slightly derogatory term relates to the fact that missing on the low side of the hole, means the ball never […]

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A great drill to improve posture at set up

Published January 16, 2018

By Jon Woodroofe – Master Professional In my experience, it’s a fact that the ladies are nearly always brilliant at achieving a  good posture at set up. While the men, particularly the taller men, are often extremely bad at this. Indeed, watching some men set up, I sometimes feel they have taken their cue from Quasimodo! […]

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