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: 6 October 2019
Comments: 4
Mainstream golf wants you to hit high for your short game. I completely disagree with this recommendation, teaching if you will. The PPGS is all about decreasing the amount of error and possibility of error in our swing. Hitting high for your short game shots just increases your margin of error. Shape your shots for low trajectory.
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 2 September 2019
Comments: 26
After eight years of trials, upsets, and hard work DJ has secured his PGA Tour card for 2020. It was a nail-biting close match at the Korn Ferry Tour Championship that determined the top 25 that would receive their PGA credentials for the 2020 season.We here are the Trahan household look forward to the next season of golf and hope that the Surge... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 9 July 2019
A reader asks, how do you hit a stinger shot in the PPGS? First we explain what a "stinger" shot is as it is also called other names in golf. Tiger Woods was known for using this technique because he often times had little control over where his ball landed. It can also be used to keep your ball low, this is a type of Working The Ball technique... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 20 January 2019
Comments: 3
A viewer writes in about grip pressure and this is an opportunity to talk about not only grip pressure but how it translates to power in the golf swing. Firm grip pressure is required to hit a powerful golf shot, no holding the club lightly which is counter-intuitive.
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 19 November 2018
Comments: 4
A message arrived from a student asking about getting "cocky" with your swing when things are going well. He asks: "You started to caution me not to get cocky now that I am hitting the ball solidly. You never finished your thoughts on that and I am interested in what you have to say" The purpose of that statement means, do not get careless with... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 12 November 2018
Comments: 8
One of our readers writes in to let us know how he has saved his game using the Peak Performance Golf Swing. He explains how after six instructors he comes back to the PPGS and plays the best golf he has had in recent history.