Don't Let the Yips Take Control The yips can break a golfer mentally, which leads to giving up golf altogether. Imagine, for a couple of months you are playing some of your best golf of your life and it all unraveled a few weeks later. An effortless swing turns into a mechanical forced stroke. What was once easy now seems scary. The memories of past successes are … [Read more...] about The Role of the Mind in the Golf Yips
Strategies to Overcome The Putting Yips Golf is a challenging and sometimes frustrating game... One day you are playing great and the next day you are hitting the ball all over the place. So, how do golfers respond to having a bad round? Many of these golfers go the "figure things out" route. This can be a very slippery slope that digs them further into a rut. This is often … [Read more...] about According to Haney, Jordan Spieth Has The Yips
This LPGA Player Overcame The Yips "Will I be able to get over it?" "Is the yips something that can be cured?" These are the thoughts in the minds of golfers who feel trapped by the yips. It’s an uneasy feeling when you feel like a novice just learning the game despite playing the game for a number of years. When you have the yips... The simple seems complicated... … [Read more...] about How Danielle Kang Overcame the Yips
How to Recover From The Yips The unwritten rule about the yips is... Don’t think about the yips... Don’t mention the yips... Don’t talk about the yips... Don’t admit you have the yips! Most golfers refuse to utter the word "yips" as if they have a terminal disease that will ruin their game forever. There is no doubt that the yips can drastically hurt confidence, … [Read more...] about How Kevin Na Battles The Yips
Keys to Overcome The Yips in Golf Frustration is the one emotion a golfer cannot afford to carry from hole to hole. Yet every golfer has experienced frustration after missing a fairway, landing in the water, pushing a putt past the cup or double bogeying in the middle of one of their best rounds. You can probably identify several instances when frustration blocked you from … [Read more...] about Can Golfers Control the Yips?