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Spurred by competition, Watson saddles up for a new season 776 753 Tom Watson
Spurred by competition, Watson saddles up for a new season

Spurred by competition, Watson saddles up for a new season Morning Read – By Ted Bishop – February 17, 2017 “At 67, Tom Watson is content with the occasional victory…

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#TOMSTIPS: DON’T REACH FOR THE BALL 150 150 Tom Watson
#TOMSTIPS: DON’T REACH FOR THE BALL

At address, let your arms hang freely. I see amateurs all the time standing so far from the ball that they have to reach for it. They grip the club and…

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CNN Living Golf Presents: Tom Watson’s first course design in Europe 1024 569 Tom Watson
CNN Living Golf Presents: Tom Watson’s first course design in Europe

CNN Living Golf – Tom Watson’s first course design in Europe Eight-time major champion Tom Watson takes Shane O’Donoghue inside Beaverbrook Golf Club, his first course design in the UK.…

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#TOMSTIPS: A GAME TO ADD FEEL 150 150 Tom Watson
#TOMSTIPS: A GAME TO ADD FEEL

Most amateurs get the distance to the target and then pick the club that will be just strong enough to reach it—if they make really solid contact. But what if…

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#TOMSTIPS: Aim Correctly – Not Right 150 150 Tom Watson
#TOMSTIPS: Aim Correctly – Not Right

 How to check aim: To keep from aiming too far right, lay two clubs on the ground—one outside the ball to represent your starting line, the other parallel at your…

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#TOMSTIPS: Get on the Ball 150 150 Tom Watson
#TOMSTIPS: Get on the Ball

  Placing a ball under the outside edge of your right foot will keep you in balance going back and will make your downswing more consistent. Here’s an old Mickey…

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“The best friend golf ever had”: Tom Watson remembers golf legend Arnold Palmer 1024 683 Tom Watson
“The best friend golf ever had”: Tom Watson remembers golf legend Arnold Palmer

“The best friend golf ever had”: Tom Watson remembers golf legend Arnold Palmer FOX 4 NEWSROOM – September 26, 2016 “Golf legend Arnold Palmer died on Sunday in Pittsburgh at the…

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#TOMSTIPS: Aim for the fat of the green, not for the flag 150 150 Tom Watson
#TOMSTIPS: Aim for the fat of the green, not for the flag

It’s hard not to shoot at the pin, but try aiming for the fat of the green the next time you play—you’ll score better. For most amateurs, trying to hit…

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#TOMSTIPS: Allow for lower trajectory out of a fairway bunker 150 150 Tom Watson
#TOMSTIPS: Allow for lower trajectory out of a fairway bunker

Your first goal in a fairway bunker is to clear the lip of the bunker and escape cleanly. Because you usually will catch the ball toward the bottom of the…

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