Golf's longest running and highest rated podcast in iTunes and Google since 2005 with more than 500 episodes! Weekly in-depth interviews provide regular "ah-ha" insights for beginning to expert golfers, including weekend hackers like the show's host, Fred Greene. Entertaining conversations with experts covering everything from game improvement to golf lifestyle. All the experts agree, you play better and enjoy it more when you GOLF SMARTER. Learn more at GolfSmarter.com
Episode #5 of Golf Smarter is part one on the Jack Nicklaus designed courses of Kauai Lagoons golf facility in Kaui, Hawaii. This show is an indepth look at the Mokihana Course . Host Fred Greene interviews Kauai Lagoons' Head Golf Professional, Todd Stewart. Todd reveals secrets on the playing strategy of the six most difficult holes on the course, covering a par 5 (#16), and five par 4's (#1, #2, #5, #10 & #18). You'll also get inside information on how to read the greens, utilize the practice areas, and understand the playing conditions and trade winds of a Hawaii course that sits on the Pacific Ocean. Other topics include how to reserve a teetime, the weather, whether you'll need a golf cart and more.
Episode #4 of Golf Smarter is an in-depth conversation with Jeffrey Brauer of Jeffrey D. Brauer, Golf Scapes. Golf Digest has named two Brauer-designed Minnesota courses as the Best New Upscale Public Courses for 2004 and 2005. Host Fred Greene interviews Brauer on his design philosophy and how it relates to playing strategy for everyday golfers. This is the kind of information a player of any skill level can use to help them understand how to attack their next round.
Episode #2 of Golf Smarter is an in-depth conversation with Perry Andrisen, Director of Instruction for The Bridges Golf Club in San Ramon, CA. Host Fred Greene discusses Andrisen's theories on how to improve your round by "playing" golf, not working at it. Both perryandrisen.com and bunkershot.com offer many articles on his philosophy and teachings of "RELAX". Fred and Perry also take a shot-by-shot tour of the four most difficult holes at The Bridges Golf Club, rated by the NCGA as one of the most challenging courses in Northern California. They discuss in detail the 1-4 handicap holes, #1, #9, #16 & #18, which are all par 4's.
Episode #3 of Golf Smarter takes an in-depth look at Black Gold Golf Club in Yorba Linda, CA. Host Fred Greene interviews Black Gold's Director of Golf, Eric Lohman. Eric reveals secrets on the playing strategy of the six most difficult holes on the course, covering three par 5's (#6, #13 & #18), two par 4's (#5 & #11) and a par 3 (#8). You'll also get inside information on how to read the greens, utilize the practice areas, and understand the playing conditions of this Orange County course that overlooks the Pacific Ocean with views of Catalina Island. Other topics include how to reserve a teetime, what you'll find at www.blackgoldgolf.com, the course designer, whether you'll need a golf cart and more.