Other than hiring expensive tutors, golf pros use many
other tricks in order to improve their game. Rigorous
and regular practice is, of course, an obvious tactic.
However, most pros will also exploit their golf
accessories in many which ways. If you do the same, it
will help improve your game and reduce your handicap
Many pros will attach golf weights to the ends of
their clubs. Then they practice their slow swings with
the additional weights. This offers 3 distinct
One, they can quickly develop the correct set of
muscles due to the additional resistance.
Second, the extra weights add some zing to their
regular training and helps in boosting motivation
levels. This in turn, allows the pros to come to the
greens and practice regularly, without fail.
And third, it allows them to use the lighter clubs
with greater power and accuracy so that their long
shots cover a respectable distance with unerring
Pros will also invest a bit of money in another
critical accessory – a putting green. This allows them
to practice everyday, often, twice a day.
They also prefer using the same putter and same balls
that they might use on the golfing green for better
control. Pros also watch other pros putting and
So feel free to rent, buy, download, or borrow
instructional DVDs or VHSs. If you watch other pros
then it might help you develop better swings which
might help shave a few critical points off your total