How to Stop The Full Swing Yips Yips is a dirty four-letter word to most golfers... They won’t say it, don’t want to hear about it and certainly don’t want to think about it. It is as if the yips are some kind of incurable virus contracted by mere thought or expression. Well, thought does play a huge part in the yips. The yips have a significant mental component. The … [Read more...] about Tommy Fleetwood’s Driver Yips
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Overcoming The Full-Swing Yips The yips can drive your out of the game of golf. Standing over a five-foot putt knowing there is a good chance you will miss creates intense anxiety. This leads to tension and over control of the stroke causing your to flinch or jab at the ball. Imagine how difficult it is to play with the full swing yips! Yes, the yips can manifest in any … [Read more...] about How Stenson Overcame the Full-Swing Yips
PGA Tour Players With The Yips Why aren't some Tour Pro's able to overcome the yips when money is no object? We’ve seen Kevin Na, Ernie Els, Padraig Harrington, even Tiger Woods get the yips over the last couple of years. You’ve heard of the statement: Money doesn’t buy happiness, right? Well, money does not buy a yip-free stroke in this case, especially if you jump … [Read more...] about Why do Tour Pros Struggle With The Yips?
Do The Yips Come Out Under Pressure? Sam recently wrote in to tell me he's working on my anti-yips practice drills he downloaded. But there is a catch... He said he can putt well in practice, but in competition, "when the round means something" his right hand is over active. Here's what he said: "The practice drills helped a lot. I have been practicing with your drills … [Read more...] about Your Mindset And The Yips When It Means More
Confidence With Short Putts Having expectations for your golf game contributes to the yips cycle and here is why... Whether you expect to yip a shot or expect to make all three-footers, expectations don’t help you swing the club or putter freely. Expectations are unwritten demands that you place on yourself about your performance or golf scores. For example, “I should … [Read more...] about Do You Expect to Make Short Putts?