| 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: 21 August 2016
In the vertical Peak Performance Golf Swing, we used flared feet and a quite lower body to produce a powerful, accurate, and body friendly golf swing. Lately, in schools, I have noticed people with incorrect ball position. Their ball position has been too far forward which will cause a late impact on the ball. In tradition golf instruction you may... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 20 August 2016
Bad alignment quickly spoils good golf swings. No one is immune to this, even PGA Pros have this same problem. Many people ruin their good golf swing by not using proper alignment, the swing gets blamed for them missing their target when in actuality it was their poor/negligent attempt at alignment that ruined their golf shot. Do not fall victim... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 16 August 2016
Comments: 2
In the 1970's I learned a valuable lesson from a PGA Tour Player Billy Maxwell. I played a PGA tournament with Mr Maxwell and during practice, he instilled into me a lesson that to this day I carry on in my play and my teachings. The lesson was about "milking" the club during your setup. At the time, I was a milker. I would adjust my grip pressure... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 14 August 2016
Comments: 3
This is a public service announcement on getting more PPGS Certified Instructors. We often find friction in the golf world with our swing because rotational is the dominant swing. Many people think the PPGS and the vertical swing is voodoo and will not work. We all know that to be false. This video gives you some ideas on how to approach your... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 6 August 2016
Comments: 19
A customer writes in to ask us about what he reads on the Internet about people hitting golf balls. Are these people lying? Determining what distance someone can hit off a tee is impossible to do as every person is different. Looking at someone, you never know how far someone will be able to hit the ball off the tee. Whether from injury, old age,... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 3 August 2016
Frank Stranick explains the fitting of golf shafts when your fitter has a Launch Monitor Radar in their toolset. Frank has an excellent technical discussion on the physical characteristics of the golf shaft that can be measured when using a launch monitor capable of capturing the vital data. Launch Monitors can be used to determine the best shaft... Read More