Entries by Pat Livingston

Putting Secrets

Patrick Livingston, PGA CEO National Golf Schools Three (3) time PGA “Teacher of the Year” North Florida CONCEPT: Use a pendulum stroking motion from your shoulders. 1. Place ball in middle front part of stance. 2. Keep your eye on the ball not the putter blade as you stroke the putt. 3. Use the “reverse […]

Timing Tempo, Rhythm

The tighter you hold the golf club, the less club head speed you create. Golf is not a game of strength and power, but rather a game that relies on timing tempo and rhythm. PGA tour players like Sergio Garcia and Rory McIlroy are small of stature, but are near the top of the long […]

Have Ed Sneed As Your Golf School Instructor!!

National Golf Schools now offers you the rare opportunity to have Ed Sneed, veteran PGA TOUR Player and NBC Sports Golf Analyst, as your golf school Instructor. Ed has 4 PGA Tour wins, 2 international wins and was a member of the victorious Ryder Cup team. He is an awesome player, a brilliant teacher, and […]

St. Andrews – Old Course Article

As teaching professionals we are expected to understand all aspects of the golf swing. Also for your student’s you should be ready to answer questions about the origin of the game.   The following is a recent article I wrote for Philadelphia Golfer Magazine. For the past six centuries golf has been played on the […]

What is the Wal-Mart First Tee Open at Pebble Beach?

Below is included a recent article written by Pat Livingston, CEO National Golf Schools about one of our junior golf school success stories. What is the Wal-Mart First Tee Open at Pebble Beach? You are a 15 year old female High School sophomore with aspirations to play on the LPGA tour. What are your summer […]

How to Make a Successful Swing Change!

The amount of time it takes to change our golf swings is equivalent to the amount of time it takes to relax and stop resisting the change. Anytime we are fighting or resisting the “the move”, or any time we are upset about it not yet having taken effect, we are further energizing the tension […]