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Watch These Free Golf Lessons


Need help with your game? Below and on the following pages are dozens of lessons on free, no-registration-required-to-view video clips, part of our Golf Tips section on About.com. Read the description and click on the title of a lesson to watch any golf instructional video listed here.
See also: For more beginner and how-to clips, see our Golf Video index

The Fundamentals of the Golf Swing

Man hitting a ball on the golf course.
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If you want to produce better golf shots, you must first understand the concept of the basic swing. Watch this overview of golf swing fundamentals to get an understanding of those basics.

How to Grip the Golf Club

gripping the club video
The way you hold onto the golf club in the swing is your grip, and if you want to hit straight, long shots, you must grip the club properly. In this video, you'll learn how to properly position each of your hands on the grip of the club, and how much pressure to apply.

Correct Golf Posture

golf posture video
Correct posture plays a vital roll in golf, putting you in position for balanced, powerful, and consistent ball striking. See some tips for correcting and perfecting your posture.

Correct Ball Position at Setup

ball position at setup video
Impact is the moment of truth in golf, so placing the ball in the correct position in your stance is critical to arriving at the correct impact position. Improve your ball striking with these tips.

The Sources of Power in the Golf Swing

sources of power in the golf swing instructional
Everyone wants to hit the ball farther. But before you can do that, you need to understand the power sources within the golf swing. Here's a look at those power sources, plus a drill that can help you develop yours.

Driver Fundamentals: Hitting Long, Straight Drives

driver fundamentals video
The drive is one of golf's most important shots, and if you follow these driving basics you can hit the ball both long and straight.

How to Correct a Slice

correcting a slice video
Many golfers slice their entire lives without realizing that by making a few simple adjustments to their swing, it can be easily corrected. Try these tips to correct your slice.

How to Correct a Hook

correcting a hook instruction video
The hook is a common shot missed in golf. If you understand the factors that cause a hook and make a few adjustments to your swing, it can be easily corrected. See how it's done.

Chipping from a Good Lie

chipping lesson video
A chip shot is used when the ball lies next to the green, and your goal is to get it into the hole in one or two strokes. Learn how to execute a chip shot using the ideal stance, grip, and swing.

Chipping from Taller Grass

chipping from rough instructional video
You won't always be chipping from the fringe, of course. Often we are faced with chips shots a little farther off the green, where the grass is taller. This video address how to chip from those lies.
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