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GOLF SMARTER

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
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Now displaying: July, 2016
Jul 25, 2016
550 Premium: The Yips: What They Are and How to Cure Them with Jim Waldron

550 Premium: There are at least five different type of the Yips in golf. Full Swing, Chipping, Pitching, Bunker, and the least common but most talked about: Putting. Our guest is one of our all-time favorite golf instructors who actually specializes in eliminating the yips, Jim Waldron of the Balance Point Golf Schools. According to Jim, there are three contributing factors to the yips. Mental. Emotional. Physical (mechanics). “By definition, the yips (flinching) are unconscious. No one tries to get the yips.”   Jim also touches on the contributing factors, examples, and devising a program that will eliminate them and “Flinch-Proof Your Game”, and curing a scratch golfer who’s yips got so bad, he handicap went up to a 12. Jim cured him in 4 hours.    

WIN! WIN! WIN! Golf Smarter has teamed up with Dean Knuth of knuthgolf.com to give away a High Heat 3Wood. Deadline to enter is Midnight Sunday, August 14, 2016 at GolfSmarter.com. The winner will be announced on episode 553. Click here to enter:  http://www.golfsmarter.com/contest-enter-to-win-a-custom-fit-high-heat-driver/

Knuth Golf has extended their exclusive discount for the Golf Smarter community. Mention “Golf Smarter” in your ordhttp://Knuthgolf.comer and save on each of these clubs that are designed specifically to help amateurs play better golf. Driver regularly $399, your price $329. Fairway Wood regularly $299, mention Golf Smarter and it’s only $269. All new High Heat Hybrid, $249, but for you only $229.  

Jul 19, 2016
549 Premium: Pete Dye Disciple, Golf Course Architect Bobby Weed on TeeToGreen Course Management for Amateur Players

549 Premium: This week we welcome Pete Dye disciple, golf course architect Bobby Weed. Bobby talks about how amateur golfers can increase their TeeToGreen course management by using a course designer’s perspective.  Bobby also talks about working with Mr. Dye, designing four Tournament TPC courses, and more. 

Before we finish this episode, Dean Knuth joins us to draw the name of our winner and to announce that Golf Smarter listeners now have another chance to win a High Heat 3Wood. Deadline to enter is Midnight Sunday, August 14, 2016 at GolfSmarter.com. The winner will be announced on episode 553. 

Knuth Golf has extended their exclusive discount for the Golf Smarter community. Mention “Golf Smarter” in your order and save on each of these clubs that are designed specifically to help amateurs play better golf. Driver regularly $399, your price $329. Fairway Wood regularly $299, mention Golf Smarter and it’s only $269. All new High Heat Hybrid, $249, but for you only $229.  

 

 

Jul 15, 2016
Listen to Fred Greene being interviewed on The On Par Podcast

Just in case you've not had enough of Fred Greene's silliness, he's a featured guest on the latest On Par Podcast presented by 18Birdies with Josh Hayes and Kris Tschetter. In this hour+ conversation, Fred probably reveals too much about his personal life. He also shares stories about his career in radio, creating a successful interactive sports marketing, and being a podcast pioneer. If you're that curious, check it out by clicking here.

https://audioboom.com/boos/4824517-episode-no-12-interview-with-golf-smarter?t=0

Jul 12, 2016
548 Premium: Golf Skate Caddy, the Newest Personal Golf Transport AND (Premium Episode) Golf Game Book - An App That’s Like a Clubhouse in Your Pocket

548: The most interesting category in golf’s effort to bring young people to the game is the Personal Transport. Golf Skate Caddy is not your grandfather’s golf cart. Think about it as a electric surf board and/or a skate board. Just secure your bag, plug in your phone, put your beer on ice, grab the remote control, step aboard and off you go! Our guest is Patrick Pires to discuss the benefits and fun this product brings to the game. The video of this conversation also includes a short segment of host Fred Greene taking a ride around a course.

http://GolfSkateCaddy.com 

Watch the video at https://youtu.be/-0Uf9cOSojk  or http://GolfSmarter.com

Part 2 of this episode for Premium Subscribers features Mikko Rantanen of Golf Game Book. Golf Game Book is a free app for iOS (Android is coming) that includes 25 different game formats. This app also allows golfers to connect and share live results, comments, photos&videos no matter where they are...on or off the course.  You can watch this interview at GolfSmarter.com or https://youtu.be/Fpu0NG6i3WQ 

!!!!!!We’re giving away a High Heat Driver!!!!!! Register to win at GolfSmarter.com. Deadline to enter is 11:59p, Sunday July 17, 2016. Winner will be announced on episode 549 (July 19, 2016).  Register at http://www.golfsmarter.com/contest-enter-to-win-a-custom-fit-high-heat-driver/ 

Knuth Golf has extended their exclusive discount for the Golf Smarter community. Mention “Golf Smarter” in your order and save on each of these clubs that are designed specifically to help amateurs play better golf. Driver regularly $399, your price $329. Fairway Wood regularly $299, mention Golf Smarter and it’s only $269. All new High Heat Hybrid, $249, but for you only $229.  http://Knuthgolf.com

Jul 5, 2016
547 Premium: Exploring the Most Interesting Golf Destinations in the World AND (Premium Episode) A Golf Destination that is Inexpensive, Off the Beaten Path, and Beautiful, Mesquite Nevada

547: Perry Golf is an industry leading golf travel company that plans trips and tours to the best and most unique golf destinations in the world. This is a conversation with Mark Barnes about the golf travel industry, great places to play, and the hottest and newest places to visit.    

http://PerryGolf.com  

Watch the video https://youtu.be/MMFgK3vTMJ0  or http://GolfSmarter.com

Part 2 of this episode for Premium Subscribers features Cody Law of GolfMesquiteNevada.com Mesquite is about an hour north of Las Vegas, but they have spectacular golf, casino gambling, and a variety of accommodations and dining options to choose from.  You can watch this interview at GolfSmarter.com or https://youtu.be/ySlkkeGlTso 

!!!!!!We’re giving away a High Heat Driver!!!!!! Register to win at GolfSmarter.com. Deadline to enter is 11:59p, Sunday July 17, 2016. Winner will be announced on episode 549 (July 19, 2016).  Register at http://www.golfsmarter.com/contest-enter-to-win-a-custom-fit-high-heat-driver/ 

Knuth Golf has extended their exclusive discount for the Golf Smarter community. Mention “Golf Smarter” in your order and save on each of these clubs that are designed specifically to help amateurs play better golf. Driver regularly $399, your price $329. Fairway Wood regularly $299, mention Golf Smarter and it’s only $269. All new High Heat Hybrid, $249, but for you only $229.  http://Knuthgolf.com

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