Getting Started on the Right Path

Let's discuss the backswing.  The purpose of the backswing is to get the body in the proper position to move forward, bottom line.  Most golfers never get into this position which can lead to a long list of swing flaws.  You may notice as hard as you try you cannot...

Curing the Dreaded ‘Outside In’

Striking at Perfect Angle is Key The angle in which the golf ball is struck is rarely understood. FACT: The majority of golfers create an outside-to-in swing path.  This may also be referred to as an "over the top move".  What this means, in the simplest of terms, is...

Correcting Swing Flaw

Never Fail to Extend the Arms Most golfers battle similar problems.They constantly top the ball or slice it to the right with the long clubs or pull it to the left with the short irons with very little distance.  The excuses for these problems are usually the same....

Conquering Your Sand Shot Fears

Ball Will Ride on Wave of Sand For the average golfer it is probably the most feared shot in golf - the greenside bunker shot.  The fact is its difficulty comes from not understanding what really takes place when executing this shot. Put yourself in this situation:...

Perfecting Your Putt

Become a Better Putter Before You Putt If you struggle with putting, it comes down to one problem: you lack confidence in your ability to putt.  Therefore to make you a better putter your confidence level first must be elevated.  In this article I am going to boost...

Bullet Proof Putting

Good putters are able to control distance Having a surefire pre-shot putting routine is vital, but it is only half the battle.  The second part of a perfect putt is the stroke itself.  I am going to share with you a simple drill that will help you develop a repeatable...

Golf School Specials

Welcome to Glen Davis Golf Schol Located in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Glen Davis Golf School is the “Best Golf School” and Glen Davis is the “Best Golf Instructor” as awarded by Myrtle Beach Golf Magazine. Golf lessons by Glen Davis to fit every level of golfer,...

New Website Design

We are pleased to announce that we have redesigned our website. The new design gives a clean look and feel to the website. The new website has been designed to be mobile friendly making it view-able on tablets and smart phones. We are very excited about what is...

Newsletter

Hello everyone !!!! We have a lot going on at the Glen Davis Golf Academy! We are pleased to announce our website has been redesigned. The redesign brings a clean look and feel to our website. The new design also makes our website compatible with tablets and smart...

Grabbing Inspiration from Master Seve Ballesteros

 Seve Ballesteros Imagination…all the great players have it, an ability to create a shot to get out of trouble.  Just a few weeks ago we lost the master at this art Seve Ballesteros. I had the privilege to play with Seve in 1983 before he won the Masters.  Seve had...

Golf Instruction – Consistency

Consistency is the Holy Grail of golf. We have all had that one magical round, however it drives us crazy that we cannot find that magic on a regular basis.  I was told at a young age.  “You never master golf, if you only borrow it for awhile.” Folks, that is true on...