Golf Digest editors picks

JULY 2010

Golf Digest July 2010 Table of Contents

BRITISH OPEN

RUMPLED GENIUS
The Open returns to the legendary bumps and hollows of the Old Course
By John Barton

SEVE'S STORY
Shaken by brain cancer, Ballesteros cherishes a return to St. Andrews
By Jaime Diaz

SAND CASTLES
The Old Course's bunkers are monuments to another time
Photographs by Dom Furore

OLD GLORY
To commemorate 150 years of the British Open, our man toured every venerable venue, past and present
By David Owen

TRAVEL DIGEST

Away Game

Golf in Hershey, Pa. is as sweet as the chocolate

Ambush

We surprise 20 guys at Kentucky's Peninsula Golf Resort

Q&A With Mia Hamm

Matt Ginella talks to the soccer legend about how she used golf as therapy, and why she thinks her husband Nomar Garicaparra is more competitive than she is.
How To / Instruction

Playing Modern Golf

Beat the challenges of today's courses: tight lies, collection areas, short-siding and more

The Big 4

Part 2: Top teachers on copying tour players, teaching the greats and best tips for amateurs

My Power Key

Focus on separation between your upper body and lower body as you start the downswing

Make Me Better

The four mistakes that are holding you back -- and how to get rid of them

10 Rules

How to hit it huge

Breaking 100/90/80

Your guide to hitting draws and fades

Swing Sequence: Ian Poulter

Steal My Feel

How to play a power fade

Hank Haney

Pick a smart target to avoid big numbers on your card

Flick and Nicklaus

Swing back slow to hit it long
Equipment

New Looks

Gaining extra yards is no longer limited to the driver

What's In My Bag?

Matt Kuchar

Hot List: Bags

These 21 designs will get you from shot to shot with ease

COLUMNS

Jerry Tarde: A golfer never forgets
Tim Rosaforte: John Deere upgrades its field
Jaime Diaz Lorena Ochoa: Is it possible to be excellent and happy at the same time?
Golf Saved My Life: There's no suffering from a golf addiction Jim Fett, with Max Adler
David Owen: The lessons of the Tiger story
Game on: Armchair Architect contest
THE DIGEST
Opener:
Italy's Matteo Manassero
Style:
Eight shades that will protect your eyes and help you look sharp
Fitness:
Focus on your back, hips and hamstrings to stay injury-free
Rules
Modern golf courses present unique situations
Up & In
What's the fuss about the shoes Fred Couples is wearing?
Woman:
Alexis Thompson; how to generate more power; playing golf in Vermont

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