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Health & Fitness

How to stop topping shots

True story: A teaching pro was trying to get one of his students to stop hitting shots where the club made contact with the top half of the ball. This golfer either topped or chunked...
Wednesday, 4/22/2015 at 8:00AM
Health & Fitness

A gym fix for those fat and thin shots

One of golf's most common swing flaws is failing to maintain the posture created at address. Many amateurs rise out of their stance as they swing the club down from the top, and this causes...
Wednesday, 11/5/2014 at 8:00AM
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: H is the letter to remember to improve your golf posture

By Ron Kaspriske While going through the Golf Digest archives, I recently found a good article I did with fitness trainer Don Saladino, who co-owns the Drive 495 (@drive495) golf gym in Manhattan with his...
Friday, 6/28/2013 at 7:00AM
Golf Instruction / Health & Fitness

Health & Fitness: Focus on the three Hs

To make an athletic swing and help stay injury-free, you need to strengthen your hips, keep your hamstrings flexible, and avoid a hunchback. Fitness instructor Don Saladino offers six exercises to improve your fitness.
July 2010
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: Warm up to the idea of a warm-up

By Ron Kaspriske Probably the two most frequently asked questions I get when people find out I'm the fitness editor for Golf Digest are: 1. Who are the nicest guys on the PGA Tour? 2....
Friday, 5/24/2013 at 7:00AM
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Fitness Friday - Dave Herman: Pre-round Warm-up

PGA Tour fitness trainer Dave Herman shows two dynamic warm-up exercises you can do that will hit multiple muscle groups and train the body in two of the three planes of movement.
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: New Year's Resolution-Warm Up Before You Play

By Ron Kaspriske I'll admit it. There are times when I walk straight out to the first tee, peg a ball, and swing away without even thinking of warming up my body. I tell myself...
Friday, 1/4/2013 at 1:00AM
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Fitness Friday - Kyle Stanley: My Warm-up Routine

PGA Tour player Kyle Stanley demonstrates his favorite multipurpose stretch. This pre-round stetch hits several parts of the body at once.
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: Train your backside to stay in balance

By Ron Kaspriske Most amateur golfers have really strong quadricep muscles but their hamstring muscles aren't nearly as strong. The quads (front of the thigh) and hamstrings (back of the thigh) should work together...
Friday, 10/19/2012 at 1:00AM
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: For solid contact, keep your hamstrings strong

Every week Ron Kaspriske, Golf Digest Fitness Editor, presents Fitness Friday on the Instruction Blog. Here's his advice for keeping your hamstrings healthy so you can stay in your posture and hit solid shots. Look...
Friday, 1/20/2012 at 1:00AM
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