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Golf Instruction / 2012 Ranking: Breaking 100/90/80

Ranking: America's Best Young Teachers

In the second installment of a ranking debuted in 2010, we recognize the game's most talented young teachers. You'll find tips for every facet of the game and all levels of play.
November 2012
Golf Instruction / Best Young Teachers

Matt Killen: The Flop Without The Flip

Matt Killen on the flop shot: You don't have to get wristy to hit a high pitch
March 2011
Golf Instruction / 2011 Ranking

Golf Digest's Best Young Teachers

Much has been made of the youth explosion on the PGA Tour in 2010. A similar phenomenon is also happening on practice tees across the country, led by 36-year old Sean Foley. Here we recognize these young stars with a new list: Golf Digest's Best Young Teachers.
November 2010
Breaking 100/90/80

Breaking 100/90/80: The Ball Flight Tells All

Matt Killen, one of Golf Digest's Top-20 Teachers Under 40, offers fixes for these common mis-hits: the slice, the pop-up and the hook.
September 2010
Golf Instruction / Breaking 100

Breaking 100: Any Way You Slice It, The Setup Is Key

An out-to-in swing path with an open face produces the most common ball flight for those trying to break 100: the slice.
September 2010
Golf Instruction / Breaking 90

Breaking 90: Angle Of Attack Stops The Pop-Up

The pop-up usually results from having no spine tilt at address, or the left shoulder is lower than the right. It's also caused by incorrect sequencing on the downswing.
September 2010
Golf Instruction / Breaking 80

Breaking 80: Keep Your Hands Close To Lose A Hook

Better players often fight the push-hook, where the ball starts out to the right, then curves hard left. They either drop the club too far inside on the downswing or thrust the hips toward the ball, changing the spine angle.
September 2010
Golf Instruction

Tips Plus: Matt Killen (September 2010)

Matt Killen, one of Golf Digest's Top-20 Teachers Under 40, offers advice on how to analyze common ball flights.
September 2010
Golf Instruction / Instruction

Teacher Profile: Matt Killen

A profile of Matt Killen, one of Golf Digest's top-20 teachers under 40.
September 2010
Golf Instruction

Tip Plus: J.B. Holmes' Swing Sequence

Matt Killen, one of Golf Digest's Top Teachers Under 40 and tour pro J.B. Holmes' teacher, explains how J.B. generates such a powerful and efficient swing.
September 2009
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