| 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: 26 June 2016
I want to introduce a new Surgite (Michael) that found the Peak Performance Golf Swing via YouTube. Michael found our YouTube channel searching for a body friendly golf swing. Michael is from Munich, Germany and happens to speak fluent English as he lived in the US for a few years after college. Michael was my host during my stay in Munich for our... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 19 June 2016
Sergio García has been having a good year on the PGA Tour for 2016. He took time off from golf as his performance in tournaments had not been very good. He has come back with a new swing and has had promising results. I recently read an article that dissected and analysed his swing. It caught my interest and I thought I would do the same. I... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 16 June 2016
Comments: 7
Frank brings another great technical discussion of club fitting. Have you heard of Moment of Inertia (MOI) and Swing Weight matching? Have you ever wondered what the difference is and which one is best? Frank describes both and explains why MOI matching is the best for you as a player. MOI matching can be used to make all your clubs have a similar... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 8 June 2016
Comments: 3
We received a question from Dave through the site that he has problems with arm stress in the backswing. A quote from his message is this: ...Even with your excellent videos and dailies I still strugle with making a proper weight transfer coming out of the stable setup. While I am still fairly flexible and have to think about staying out of the... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 5 June 2016
Comments: 3
From my last trip to Europe, we were able to record some special videos on the driving range. Today is another instalment of videos from the driving range.  Watch for the blooper at the beginning. This video provides some more information to the previous daily discussing Pre-Loaded Heavy Right. Did you how much ball position at address affects... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 2 June 2016
Comments: 12
Pre-Loaded Heavy Right (for right handers) is one of the basic tenants of the PPGS that goes in opposition to what everyone is taught with a rotational swing. This video explains the concept and offers some tips to check if you are setup properly. The right foot (the one fartheset from the target) is always in the same location relative to the... Read More