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Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: Get a head start on your golf season

As the weather gets warmer and golfers return to the lesson tee, instructors often face two problems: 1. Having to remind students how to swing the club properly. 2. Dealing with  students who aren't physically...
Friday, 1/30/2015 at 7:00AM
Magazines / Fitness

Sweat Equity: Winter Workout

Start hot this year by fixing these common physical issues.
February 2015
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: 42 ways to get fit

Being "fit" can mean a lot of things, says Golf Digest fitness advisor Ben Shear (@ben_shear), who trains many of the game's top players, including Luke Donald, Russell Henley and Webb Simpson. It can be...
Friday, 1/23/2015 at 7:00AM
Golf Tours & News / Rosaforte Report

Trying to make sense of a senseless tragedy

Wes Mensing was a golf instructor on the rise whose untimely death has friends and family at a loss.
January 13, 2015
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: New research says this is the core exercise for you

Hopefully by now you've given up sit-ups and crunches as your go-to core exercises. Biomechanics experts have proven that they put too much unnecessary stress on the lower part of your spine. And if you're...
Friday, 1/9/2015 at 7:00AM
Golf Instruction

Wes Mensing Was A Rising Star In Golf Instruction Who Was Taken Way Too Soon

Remembering Wes Mensing, a star golf instructor killed at age 27 in an tragic accident
January 08, 2015
Golf Instruction / Fitness

Nine Things Golfers Should Know Before Taking Up Yoga

Yoga can enhance focus, flexibility and proprioception -- all things that can make you a better player.
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: The way you sit can hurt your golf swing

If you're sitting down as you read this, check your posture. Do your upper-back muscles feel stretched and your chest muscles feel relaxed? This hunched-over position is known as Kyphotic posture or C-posture, because it...
Friday, 11/28/2014 at 9:00AM
fitness

Fitness Friday: Improving Your Posture

Golf Digest fitness advisor Ben Shear offers a three-pronged attack to improving your posture and, in turn, improving your golf swing.
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: How to hit it flush with your driver

Even at golf's highest level, rarely is a player a great driver and a great iron player. It's either one or the other, because the body is required to do something different to flush a...
Friday, 11/14/2014 at 8:05AM
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