Daily Video Blog | Swing Surgeon - Don Trahan Peak Performance Golf Swing

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Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 12 September 2016
Comments: 9

Club manufacturers and most searching on the Internet will tell you that you need to replace clubs ever two or three years, especially the driver. Is this true? Most often not. Recently a customer wrote in to ask this question.

In this video Doc provides a very detailed and informative response about when you should replace your clubs. Spoiler: it isn't as often as the manufacturers would like you to replace them!

Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 7 September 2016
Comments: 3
A tip based on golf schools over the last year, proper turn in the backswing. The Peak Performance Golf Swing is a "limited turn" golf swing; that does not mean no turn at all! We have been finding... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 29 August 2016
Comments: 2
Wide knees, outward pressure, and flared feet. Three key aspects of your stance in the Peak Performance Golf Swing. But how much pressure should you be applying in your legs? Today I have a tip that... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 23 August 2016
Comments: 3
Master one of the most critical movements in the Peak Performance Golf Swing - The Bump. The bump is a small lateral shift in the hips that is a part of the chain reaction of events that leads to... Read More
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... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 20 August 2016
Comments: 1
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... 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... 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... 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... 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... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 30 July 2016
Comments: 11
How many people think that the golf swing is hard to execute properly? From our experience, many have this belief. It is part of the mission of SwingSurgeon.com to dispell that belief because it is... Read More