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Health & Fitness

How to stay on track with your workouts

Golfers have known for years that tracking things such as scores and on-course statistics can lead to improved play. Awareness leads to strengthening weaknesses as well as avoiding mistakes. That same concept has finally taken...
Wednesday, 8/27/2014 at 8:30AM
Health & Fitness

Turning fitness into a game

I was encouraged over this past weekend to see so many kids out on my local golf course. But what left a sour note was how many of them were riding in a golf cart....
Wednesday, 8/20/2014 at 8:00AM
Health & Fitness

Make The Turn Challenge #22: Maximum Muscle Recovery

When it comes to fitness training, it's often the little things that can make the biggest difference. This is especially true as it relates to how you "feel." Although it's easy to assume if someone...
Tuesday, 8/12/2014 at 10:11AM
fitness

Make The Turn - Maximum Muscle Recovery

Nothing kills your game like lingering aches and pain. Here's a great post-round routine to keep those muscles loose and your body pain-free.
Health & Fitness

Definitions of the day: Pronation and Supination

By Ron KaspriskeGolf instructors and fitness trainers often use the anatomical words when referring to body movement. Most of the time they're correct in their use of these words, but I've seen a lot of...
Wednesday, 8/6/2014 at 8:00AM
News & Tours

3 interesting health stories that can help you play better golf

By Luke Kerr-Dineen We're not really sure why -- perhaps it's the prospect of an ebola outbreak -- but there have been some particularly interesting health stories this week that could indirectly help you...
Friday, 8/1/2014 at 3:00PM
Health & Fitness

How golf keeps diabetes in check

By Ron Kaspriske If you have Type I or Type II diabetes, consider walking when you play. According to the American Diabetes Association, diabetics experience significant drops in blood-glucose levels when performing any activity for...
Wednesday, 7/30/2014 at 8:00AM
Health & Fitness

Add a little spice to your core workout

By Ron KaspriskeStrengthening the muscles around your mid-section is so important if you want to play well—not to mention protect your back from injury. The core muscles have a number of chores when you swing...
Wednesday, 7/23/2014 at 8:00AM
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: Stretching for people who don't like stretching

By Ron Kaspriske I very rarely do long-hold stretches before I play golf. I prefer muscle-activation exercises. I want my muscles to fire when they're needed, and I believe stretching them for long periods...
Friday, 7/18/2014 at 7:00AM
Health & Fitness

Poison Ivy gets performanced enhanced

By Ron KaspriskeSlice your tee shot into the jungle? Before you begin your search, remember to tread lightly. Waiting for you in the bushes just off the fairway is a more-prolific and more-poisonous form...
Wednesday, 7/16/2014 at 8:00AM
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