Golf Digest editors picks

May 2014


GOLFFIT

6 Moves To Lower Scores

The Great One's daughter demos six eye-grabbing exercises that will raise your game.

Q&A: A Real Stretch

Everything you need to know about Dustin Johnson's fiancée, and why you shouldn't be afraid to ask.

Why Golf Makes You Live Longer

Tips on adding years to your game.

Balls To The Wall

Why a medicine ball is a strong training aid.

Want To Lower Your Handicap?

More sleep is important for playing better golf.

Crane On Pain

Our new video star shows you how to cope.

FEATURES

Not Your Grandfather's Driving Range

With bright lights, thumping music and a smoking-hot bar scene, fast-growing TopGolf might be just what this stuffy game needs.

What's Ticking With Tiger?

Here's why I expect another major-championship run.

My Shot: Nick Watney

Insights on his blue-collar upbringing, beating Tiger, which player he'd pick with a life on the line and the best player you've never seen.

HOW TO

The Master Move

There are four ways to start the downswing. Find the one for you.

How To Make More Sandies

Here's why you hate bunkers—and what to do about it.

3 Faults To Fix + 3 To Leave Alone

Be smart about what you're working on.

Hit More Greens From Way Downtown

Martin Kaymer's keys for fairway woods.

Uppercut! Your Secret To 45 More Yards

Adjust your swing path and you can go deep.

Sean Foley

Take a tip from Justin Rose's short game.

Dave Stockton

Rory McIlroy and other takes in my new book.

Hank Haney

Should you copy your favorite pro's swing?

Tom Watson

How to wedge it close.

David Leadbetter

A shot you have to have.

Jim McLean

The reliable way to sink short putts.

GOLF EQUIPMENT

Hot List: Golf Balls

We tested 59 models to find the best performers.

What's In My Bag

Hall of Famer Ernie Els is playing all new clubs.

COLUMNS / THE DIGEST

Jerry Tarde: Cheaper Than A Therapist
TopGolf is 1 up on almost every golf facility.

Golfers Who Give Back

Undercover Tour Pro:
Monday qualifiers are a joke—and it's not funny.

Golf & Business:
Want a job in golf? Tips for starting your career.

David Fay:
Why we should honor Sam Snead every May.

Think Young, Play Hard:
Meet Matt Fitzpatrick, the first Englishman to win the U.S. Amateur title since 1911.

Rules:
Not all animals are created equal.

Stuff:
Are robots the instructors of the future? They can help you hit like Hogan.

Local Knowledge:
Make the golf course a successful date spot.

Mr. Style:
Watches for the summer.

New Books:
On Pinehurst, Augusta, Dan Jenkins, and stroke-saving.

Games We Play
3 Masters games for the course and couch.
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