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

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Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 14 July 2016
Comments: 5

Another crucial tip for your posture at address. In a previous video we discussed ball position at address, today we discuss arm position at address - specifically reach. Lately, in schools, we have seen a few problems with posture in the arms at address. In this video, we distance from your body (reach) and a quick, easy way to check your arm position on course. Your reach is a small but critical aspect of your setup and posture at address.

The distance your arms hangs from your body can greatly alter your center of gravity and affect the weight distribution between your toes and heels. If you are not in an athletically ready position and balanced your golf shots will suffer. 

Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 10 July 2016
Thinking about purchasing a new driver? Going the proper route of buying a fitted driver but do not know what you should be looking for in the fitting process? Frank Stranick is here to tell you what... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 7 July 2016
Comments: 14
We all have times where we "loose" our swing and stop making the proper movements to execute the Peak Performance Golf Swing. I found that I was not executing the PPGS myself - me the master! One day... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 29 June 2016
Comments: 4
Another episode of "In Your Own Words". This ranks as one of the top "In Your Own Words" messages we have received to date! Today's topic is one covered many times here on the Swing Surgeon blog, the... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 28 June 2016
Comments: 2
How many times have you heard of tucking your trailing elbow (right elbow for righties) in the backswing? Some will say to hold a towel under your elbow and do not drop it. In the rotational swing... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 26 June 2016
Comments: 2
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... 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... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 16 June 2016
Comments: 12
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... 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... 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.... 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... Read More