Birdies with Brian (#13)

May 15, 2022

Tournament Golfer vs Recreational Golfer I can usually tell in about two shots if someone is a recreational golfer or a tournament golfer. If you’re looking to improve there’s a lot you can learn from a tournament golfer. Here are the stark differences between the two, and what you can do to emulate the tournament…

Terri’s Tips

May 12, 2022

HOW WELL DO YOU PUTT!? How do you stack up to the ‘average’ PGA Tour Player! Notice how the percentages go down dramatically after the 6 foot range! Do you want to improve your scores? Practice putting within one and two lengths of your putter to make. Sinking those 3 to 6 footers is the…

Birdies with Brian (#12)

May 9, 2022

Practice with a Purpose When it comes to practice the first thing you’ll see most amateur’s do is head straight to the driving range and take the driver out. Not only is this a bad way to practice, but also bad for your health as well. When you’re not loose the last thing you want…

Birdies with Brian (#11)

May 6, 2022

Course Management There’s a saying that the vast majority of golfers should live by and it’s “Putt when you can, Chip when you can’t, and Pitch when you have to.” I utilize this is my own game. Since I don’t have much time to practice my short game, you’ll usually find me putting from off…

Terri’s Tips

May 3, 2022

TEE IT UP WITH TERRI … Taking a Lesson? Are you Afraid to take a lesson? Are you afraid your instructor/coach will try to change everything in your swing and your grip? Well, you don’t have to think like that. Here at Carolina Colours School of Golf we work with what our students do well,…

Terri’s Tips

May 3, 2022

WANT MORE DISTANCE?? TEE IT HIGH AND LET IT FLY! The longer the ball stays in the air the farther it will travel!  Most don’t tee the ball up high because they are afraid, they will POP IT UP!  If you are popping up your tee shots it has NOTHING to do with the height…

Birdies with Brian (#10)

April 29, 2022

Simple Explanation of the Handicap System Golf is one of the few sports out there that have a handicap system. That is why the game can still be enjoyed by a wide variety of skill levels and age groups. A handicap ensures a level playing field for all, and makes it possible for a lower…

Birdies with Brian (#09)

April 20, 2022

Golf Cart Rules/Tips One of my first years at Carolina Colours I started out teaching a Get Golf Ready class, which is a class of 4-5 people, all of whom are brand new to the game. As I sit by the putting green greeting everyone as they showed up I gave them all a key…

Terri’s Tips – Pre-Shot Routine

April 19, 2022

HOW CAN YOU TRANSFEER WHAT ‘YOU KNOW’ TO THE GOLF COURSE? DEVELOP YOUR PRE-SHOT ROUTINE For those of you who are well into your golf game and are trying to be more consistent, the easiest way to do this is to develop a sound, consistent pre-shot routine.  If you watch any golf at all, and…

Birdies with Brian (#08)

April 15, 2022

How and When to “Play Through” A rule was written in golf some 120 years ago that “A single player has no standing, and must give way to a properly constituted match.” This was written because it is presumed that a single is just on the course to practice and not competing in a match.…