After a very cold and snowy winter, I know I’m not alone in having golf on the brain. And like a lot of golfers this time of year, I’ve been thinking about how to improve my game.
Some guys I play with spend the winter shopping for new clubs. They’re convinced that new driver technology will straighten them out off the tee and those new wedges will shave a few strokes, too.
But lucky for me (and my checkbook), I learned a long time ago that new clubs do only so much for my game. Practice is more important for me, as is having a consistent pre-shot approach and a unique strategy for different types of courses and rounds.
What’s all this have to do analytics? Quite a bit, actually.