Golf Digest editors picks

September 2014

Golf Digest September 2014 Table of Contents
Photo by Dom Furore

Cover story

Profile: Jordan Spieth

Hook 'em! This 21-year-old is drawing fans inside and outside the ropes.

Features

36 Clues to Play Great Golf

Fixing the most common mistakes we tend to make.

Taking Relief

From country clubs to the pro tour, when you gotta go, you gotta go.

My Shot: Henrik Stenson

The defending FedEx Cup champion on murdering his golf clubs, losing millions, and betting big on porridge.

The Biggest Tipper!

'A little something for the effort': Phil Mickelson has no match for sharing the wealth.

Fall Fashion: Layer It On

Create a fall wardrobe that prepares you for the elements and shows some color.

The Fail-Safe Swing

Try my go-to shot if you can't find your A-game.

All I Know: Rory McIlroy's Short-Game Basics

478 words on getting up and down more often.

Hit Crazy Good Shots

I'll show you how to escape four horrendous lies.

Back to Basics

How to groove your move off the tee and into the green.

The Big Swing

Jonas Blixt is working on the things you seek, too.

Jack Nicklaus

Short par 4s are fun—and all about strategy.

Swing Sequence: Jordan Spieth

His stats don't tell the whole story: See what makes him a great driver

Sean Foley

Get better by practicing from the opposite side.

The Driver Guy

Swinging out of your shoes?

Hank Haney

Fixed on Twitter: Build a better backswing.

Butch Harmon

Why you need a firm stroke on short putts.

Jim McLean

What to do when the green is out of reach.

Tom Watson

Copy Sergio Garcia's technique in the sand.

GOLF EQUIPMENT

What's In My Bag

Erik Compton

Target Practice: Irons

You can get help and find control with these models.

Escape Plan

When times get rough, grab one of these clubs.

COLUMNS / THE GOLF LIFE
Jerry Tarde: Editor's Letter
"Heir Jordan" has already become a cliché: We know Spieth is the real deal.

Ask Golf Digest
High-launch clubs? PGA Tour entry fees? We've got the answers you want.

Instasummer
How's your summer going? We hope you're having as much fun as these tour pros.

Ivanka Trump
Golfers Who Give Back: How the Trump family are using their golf empire to help those in need.

Think Young, Play Hard
A 2014 Super Bowl champ who really loves this game.

Stuff
A $39,500 system to analyze any golf swing.

Fitness: The Core
Icing your golf injuries? Reconsider before you do it.

Undercover Tour Pro
Sometimes caddies are the ones who fire tour players.

Golf & Business
Steve Madden's obsessed with two things: shoes and golf.

The Fringe
These seven annoying golf scenarios needed a name.

David Fay
Member-guests could be better. Here are 18 bad experiences you'll find.

Closeout
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