Anti-Slice Set-Up

KarenGolf Fitness, Misc

The slice shot (when the ball curves left to right for a right-handed golfer) in golf is one of the most common swing ailments. The slice most commonly occurs when the clubface is open relative to the swing path and/or when the swing follows an “out to in” or “over the top” swing path. The distribution of your weight at … Read More

Avoid the Pop-Up Drive

KarenGolf Fitness, Video Golf Tips

The Key to Avoiding the Pop-Up Drive

If you have ever hit a drive that popped up in the air, your tendency may have been to tee the ball lower.  That is exactly the opposite of what you want to do.  The more you tee the ball low, the more you will have to hit down, causing you to hit the ball on top of the driver … Read More

Help for Your Driver

KarenGolf Fitness, Video Golf Tips

For the majority of high-handicap golfers the driver is the most difficult club in the bag to hit because it is the longest club and it has the least amount of loft. It will slice more often than not. Pros set up with their spine tilted away from target at address, which helps them give the ball a more sweeping … Read More

Check Your Swing

KarenGolf Fitness, Video Golf Tips

It is important to have certain check points in your golf swing to assure you are setting up square to your target keeping the clubface square throughout your swing and keeping the club on plane. Having these check points enable you to practice your form away from the ball, so that when you swing and hit a ball you are … Read More

Why former Olympic speed skater Dan Jansen is such a fan of the LPGA

KarenGolf Fitness, News

Written by-Pete Wallner who covers sports for MLive/Grand Rapids Press. Email him at or follow him on Twitter, Facebook or Google+. Legendary former U.S. Olympic speed skater Dan Jansen is a big fan of the LPGA for more reasons than one. “I love to watch the ladies play because they don’t necessarily overpower a golf course,” he said Tuesday while playing in the Meijer LPGA … Read More

The Plane Truth

KarenGolf Fitness, Video Golf Tips

You know you need to swing on plane, but what does that mean and how do you do it? Watch this video to see an explanation and see how to practice keeping the club on plane.