Essential Golf Skills

Essential Golf Skills

Published by DK

RRP: $15.95

Book description

Whether you're a novice or trying to bring your handicap down, Essential Golf Skills teaches the basics on grip, posture, rhythm, and ball control, as well as basics rules, types of courses, and styles of play.

Note: Essential Golf Skills will consist of 100% re-use from DK's The Complete Golf Manual.

Prelims
Introduction
Chapter 1: The basics of the game
The object of the game
Types of play
The rules
Types of course

Chapter 2: getting started
Mastering the basics
Grips and posture
Alignment
Rhythm
Swing

Chapter 3: Driving and fairway play
Setting up
Teeing off
Fairway techniques
Selecting shots

Chapter 4: strokes and ball control
Putting
Pitching
Chipping
Club face alignment
The path of the ball

Chapter 5: improving techniques
Playing to your strengths
Awkward lies
Bunker play
In the rough
Water hazards
Strategies

Index
Acknowledgments