Posts Tagged "Golf Drills"

Kids Can Beat the Pros Sometimes!

Posted by on Jun 22, 2014 in Blog, Golf Instruction, News | 0 comments

  Kids Beat Their Coaches During our Junior Golf Class this past Saturday, Luke, James and Troy were able to beat Mike and Lauren out of a few Gatorades.  The highlight of the match was Luke’s chip-in for a birdie 2 on the ninth hole.Join us on Saturdays for our Junior Golf Classes: Junior Golf Unlimited Range, Golf and Mini Golf for $55 per Month Our Golf Range membership is an easy decision for anyone who wants to improve their golf game.  Click here for more details. Golf School Memberships, Take up to 28 Classes per month! 401 Par Golf & The Mike Sullivan Golf School provide the best golf improvement programs in the area at an affordable price. Golf Range Membership includes unlimited play and practice. Golf School Membership offers up to 28 golf classes per month. Sign up for both programs and save $20 per month Start Improving Your Game, First Lesson is Free! Your First Lesson is Free! Schedule a free 30-Minute Lesson.  This is an opportunity to experience our teaching philosophy before you make any investment. There are no hidden charges or commitments for future purchases. This offer does not apply to discounted lessons (Jr. Golfers, Student Specials, etc.) Please click here to schedule your 30-minute free lesson.    Junior Golf is in Full Swing Calling all future golf pros…  Our junior golf classes are great for beginners and avid golfers.  Every Saturday morning we conduct junior golf classes for golfers of virtually all ages.  Visit our online lesson scheduling system   Group Instruction Schedule:  Click on the image below to view and sign up for group instruction.  If the group schedule is not shown, click “Book Clinic” in the upper left hand corner of the screen.  All adult classes are one-hour in length.  Cost is $20 per person per class.  All adult classes with the exception of the “Ladies Golf Class” are included in the monthly golf school membership. Ladies Golf Classes are $99 for the six-week series.  Contact Mike Sullivan to sign up on a pro-rated basis. Jr’s ages 10 & up are one-hour in length.  Cost is $10 per person per class. Jr’s ages 5 – 9 are 45 minutes in length. Cost is $10 per person per class. Visit sullivangolf.net for more information about our instructional programs. Sign up for any group lesson using our Online Booking System: http://sullivangolf.uschedule.com/OnlineAppointments.aspx All Week Special:  Free Golf for Juniors!  Any golfer under the age of 18 plays free golf with a paying adult.  Limit of 3 juniors per adult! Redeem at: 401 Par Golf 5715 Fayetteville Rd. Raleigh, NC 27603 919-772-5261 Offer Expires: June 29, 2014  Quick Links to our Sites… 401 Par Golf Mike Sullivan Golf School AA Golf Clubs Pelican’s Snoballs Located at:  401 Par Golf 5715 Fayetteville Rd. Raleigh, NC 27603 phone: (919)...

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Kayla Parsons Shoots 68!

Posted by on Jun 1, 2014 in Blog, Golf Instruction, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Kayla Parsons Shoots 68 Kayla Parsons’ short game and long game were in top form en route to shooting 68 at Hillandale Golf Course on Sunday.  She carded 5 birdies and an eagle on her way to the lowest score (so far) of her golf career! Kayla participates in the First Tee program and is an active student at our golf school.  Just this past week, Kayla was raising eyebrows during our short game class as she played the par 3 course with several adult students. During Sunday’s round at Hillandale, Kayla hit 10 fairways, 11 greens and took only 25 putts over the course of 18 holes. Not only is Kayla is a highly skilled golfer, but she also receives compliments on her manners and golf etiquette!  Congratulations Kayla! To learn more about Kayla Parsons, click below: kaylaparsons.com carolinalive.com report Kayla’s Facebook Page Unlimited Range, Golf and Mini Golf for $55 per Month Our Golf Range membership is an easy decision for anyone who wants to improve their golf game.  Click here for more details. Golf School Memberships, Take up to 28 Classes per month!  401 Par Golf & The Mike Sullivan Golf School provide the best golf improvement programs in the area at an affordable price. Golf Range Membership includes unlimited play and practice. Golf School Membership offers up to 28 golf classes per month. Sign up for both programs and save $20 per month Start Improving Your Game, First Lesson is Free! Your First Lesson is Free! Schedule a free 30-Minute Lesson with Mike Sullivan.  This is an opportunity to experience Mike’s teaching philosophy before you make any investment. There are no hidden charges or commitments for future purchases. This offer does not apply to discounted lessons (Jr. Golfers, Student Specials, etc.) Please click here to schedule your 30-minute free lesson.    Junior Golf is in Full Swing Calling all future golf pros…  Our junior golf classes are great for beginners and avid golfers.  Every Saturday morning we conduct junior golf classes for golfers of virtually all ages.  Visit our online lesson scheduling system   Group Instruction Schedule:  Click on the image below to view and sign up for group instruction.  If the group schedule is not shown, click “Book Clinic” in the upper left hand corner of the screen.  All adult classes are one-hour in length.  Cost is $20 per person per class.  All adult classes with the exception of the “Ladies Golf Class” are included in the monthly golf school membership. Ladies Golf Classes are $99 for the six-week series.  Contact Mike Sullivan to sign up on a pro-rated basis. Jr’s ages 10 & up are one-hour in length.  Cost is $10 per person per class. Jr’s ages 5 – 9 are 45 minutes in length. Cost is $10 per person per class. Visit sullivangolf.net for more information about our instructional programs. Sign up for any group lesson using our Online Booking System: http://sullivangolf.uschedule.com/OnlineAppointments.aspx All Week Special:   Buy One Large Bucket, Get One Free! Redeem at: 401 Par Golf 5715 Fayetteville Rd. Raleigh, NC 27603 919-772-5261 Offer Expires: June 8, 2014 Quick Links to our Sites… 401 Par Golf Mike Sullivan Golf School AA Golf Clubs Pelican’s Snoballs Located at:  401 Par Golf 5715 Fayetteville Rd. Raleigh, NC 27603 phone: (919)...

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Hone Your Golf Swing During the Winter

Posted by on Dec 20, 2013 in Blog, Golf Instruction, Practice Drills, Uncategorized | 0 comments

    It may be surprising to hear this, but you can actually improve your golf swing, and your overall game over the cold and dreary winter.  Here’s a few ways to ensure a quick start to your game next spring:   The Mental Game – It is truly amazing how many golf rounds are ruined when “the wheels fall off”.   By understanding, and capitalizing on mental toughness, you can lower your scores without ever stepping onto the range.  I’d highly recommend reading Golf Is Not a Game of Perfect, by Dr. Bob Rotella as a start to improving your mental golf skills. Putting – Especially focusing on putts of 8′ or less.  It’s amazing how much confidence can be gained just by knowing that you can roll a ball towards your intended target.  A reasonably priced putting mat, such as The Accelerator from SKLZ (also available from AA Golf Clubs, right at our golf range) can help a player build a great foundation in their putting stroke. Indoor Swing Drills – Learning to hit better shots is all about developing skills.  By drilling in the correct habits, players can dramatically improve their ball striking.  It’s important to work on a drill that will improve your golf swing.  Looking up random drills found on youtube, and investing practice time on something that may not be relevant to your swing is usually a recipe for frustration and possibly worse.  Ask your golf coach for some drills you can work on during the winter.   If you’re near Raleigh, I offer a free 30-minute trial lesson to all prospective students. Find a Coach With an Indoor Golf Studio – There’s a good chance that an instructor near you may have a facility that enables lessons to be conducted in any type of weather.  A good golf studio is large enough to enable a golfer to swing all clubs freely without feeling claustrophobic.   Our studio has a 15′ vaulted ceiling with large doors that open to our outdoor range, so players can see their ball...

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Basic Greenside Bunker Shot

Posted by on Mar 18, 2011 in Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

After watching this video (and a little practice), you’ll think sand bunkers are a day at the beach! You’ll learn to draw a line in the sand to hit great sand shots. Short Game Golf Lessons by Mike Sullivan, Raleigh, NC.  

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Use an Impact Bag for Pure Ball Striking

Posted by on Feb 22, 2011 in Blog, Golf Instruction, Practice Drills | 5 comments

Have you noticed anyone beating those heavy bags on the range?  Take a look to see the benefits of a proper impact position.

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