Student Beats Teacher

Phoenix, AZ Golf Lessons Update: October 12, 2009 Jeff Goodman plays well and beats, Robbie Camacho (me) in a friendly teacher / student match. Jeff played well enough to win the match, but a mandatory rematch is in development. It is a pleasure to see my student Jeff improve; since we started working together at the start of April of…

This Will Hurt Your Golf Swing

Phoenix, Arizona Golf Lessons / Coaching Update: October 10, 2009 There are a number of things that golfers try, because someone told them to do it. And many have tried a “golf tip” from a magazine, and websites that “GUARANTEE YOU TO CRUSH 300 YARD DRIVES.” Stop doing the following or trying to do the following: 1. Keep your left…

Appreciate Your Arizona Golf Courses

The below images are golf courses that I have not played, but would hope to someday. Perhaps you have played similar type courses as shown below. If you have, then count your blessings. Even though we do not have ocean views here in Arizona, we do have some spectactular golf. Sometimes we just miss the point of being fortunate to…

CAUTION: DO NOT TRY THIS AT HOME

I am not referring to John Daly’s pants. I am referring to his long back-swing. His long back-swing is unique and should NOT be copied. He is very flexible for being such a large man. Here is what determines YOUR full backswing: 1. your current flexibility 2. your current strength 3. your current technique 4. your golf club’s length When…

Tempe Arizona Adult Golf Class / Lessons at Fiddlesticks

Tempe, Arizona Golf Lessons Update: September 21, 2009 Last Tuesday (9/15) & Thursday (9/17) marked the beginning of weekly adult golf classes. The golf classes are open to adults male and female from beginner, intermediate, and advanced. The class will start at 7:00 pm sharp. The golf topics that will be discussed are as follows: *What is a golf swing?…

Phoenix, AZ Golf Lessons Update for August 10, 2009 I have been teaching and coaching since 1996, and I am still convinced that most golfers can improve. But most don’t because of various reasons. You can make the argument for the following: 1. Golf green fees are too expensive 2. Golf takes too much time 3. Golf instruction and lessons…