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My Usual Game

Stop watching TV long enough to take this golf survey

Debbie Crews is the sports-psychology consultant for the women’s golf team at Arizona State University and the chair of the World Scientific Conference of Golf. Her laboratory, in Tempe, Arizona, is carpeted with artificial turf and...
Wednesday, 7/8/2015 at 8:30AM
Instruction

So did Tiger Woods find a short game miracle or what?

When Tiger Woods disappeared from the PGA Tour after the Farmers Insurance Open in February because his game was "uncompetitive," a potentially fatal case of the chipping yips was the most obvious diagnosis. The reports coming...
Thursday, 4/16/2015 at 9:33AM
Instruction

Which Tiger Woods will be hitting chip shots come Thursday?

Tiger Woods' decision to to put his game on display the Masters was a statement all by itself.Casually dropping a couple of bags of balls at the chipping area in his first public appearance at...
Tuesday, 4/7/2015 at 5:00PM
News & Tours

Watch Tiger Woods dance while practicing his chipping

It might be slightly too subtle to be called dancing, but Tiger was certainly grooving to some music on Monday at Augusta.The 14-time major champ headed straight to the chipping green to practice after arriving...
Tuesday, 4/7/2015 at 8:31AM
Golf Tours & News

Hank Haney: How Tiger Got The Yips

In a career filled with drama, could this be the last act?
April 2015
mental game

If Tiger Woods really has the yips, he might want to give this guy a call

A chorus of golfers and analysts led by Rocco Mediate and Paul Azinger claim they could fix Tiger Woods' golf game in a few minutes. That's probably a stretch, but Dr. Richard Crowley thinks a...
Tuesday, 2/3/2015 at 4:48PM
My Usual Game

Can ski gloves cure the yips? How to dress for sub-freezing golf

On New Year's Day, 15 of us played the Red Course at the Wheel. The temperature was 20 when I woke up and 25 when we teed off, and it never got to more than...
Saturday, 1/3/2015 at 8:29AM
News & Tours

A guy who chips with one hand just made it to the European Tour

If you suffer from that dreaded sickness known as the yips, here's some inspiration: 30-year-old former-yipper Jason Palmer has just earned his European Tour card.Palmer suffered from such a severe case of the chipping yips that...
Thursday, 11/6/2014 at 3:02PM
My Usual Game

Scientists, psychologists, and the Mayo Clinic take on the yips

By David OwenI have an article in this week’s New Yorker about the yips. The term  was coined around the middle of the last century by the Scottish golfer Tommy Armour, a sufferer, who defined it...
Monday, 5/19/2014 at 8:26AM
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