Swing Surgeon - Don Trahan Peak Performance Golf Swing

The home of the original body-friendly golf swing. The Peak Performance Golf Swing that is the culmination of 40 years of golf experience. Don Trahan, PGA Master Professional, has spent over half of his life perfecting the golf swing as an instructor and a competitive golfer. Traveling the world, Don Trahan has helped thousands of golfers enjoy the game of golf and end their frustrations. You can join the thousands of success stories. Open your mind to a new way of playing golf!

Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 4 July 2018
Comments: 5
Got a question from a longtime surgite, Dewitt Strong, about forward press in the swing to start the backswing. I was looking at some old golf books and I found on on the forward press. Basically, the book suggested the just before the backswing press your hand forward about one inch (25 mm). Then the backswing becomes opposite of the forward... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 19 June 2018
Comments: 6
A familiar topic, shaft length of golf clubs. What is the one thing we always say? That off the shelf clubs are never fit right; adjustments for your swing are always necessary. Are you not hitting the ball well? Are you having problems with where you ball lands vs where you want it to go? You think your swing is terrible and you are playing with... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 12 June 2018
Comments: 1
A lot of amateur golfers do not practice on a driving range in any manner that will yield success on the range. First, your routing on the range should be the same routine you do on the course. You go to the range to practice and you should be practicing the exact same routine you do on the course on the range. Walk in, approach the ball, proper... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 5 June 2018
Comments: 15
Hitting a ball square and solid can be easily done if you obey the rules. The rules are dictated by how our bodies are created. What most people, amateurs, professionals, teachers, etc. do not understand that the body can naturally hit the ball square and solid. The golf swing is simple. Obey physics and the physiology of the body and you can hit... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 30 May 2018
Comments: 2
Mr. Bryson Dechambeau has been on tour for two years professionally following the 2016 Masters. His clubs and swing technique has garnered a lot of press, media, and questions. He uses the one-length iron concept, and his swing is not the typical full rotational swing. But is it a vertical swing? The answer is, not wholly. Dechambeau has... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 21 April 2018
Comments: 7
You probably have heard instructors and people on TV talk about maximum width of arc in the golf swing. Well it is bad. Why is it bad? Because it requires you to stretch and pull your body out of balance. Your swing should be natural for your body. Just because you see it on TV does not mean it is right. Attempting to get the maximum width of arc... Read More