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  • Sweet Spots The #1 Requirement for Distance and Consistency - The #1 Requirement for Distance and Consistency Everyone wants more distance and consistency… Speed, compression, endless swing thoughts… but while you’re out there searching for that “swing secret,” you’re forgetting about the #1 Requirement for Distance and Consistency. The KEY that makes your speed and adjustments meaningful. The Secret Key? … Centered Contact What does […]
  • Tour Striker Power Click The PowerClick is Back! - The PowerClick is Back! Tour Striker Nation! I’d like to introduce you to the PowerClick 2.0. This is a GREAT training aid to help you understand the important role your wrists and arms play during the swing. Miss these critical alignments and great shots are purely random. Have an understanding of wrists and arms with […]
  • Tour Striker Plane Station Practicing Indoors on a Mat? - Practicing Indoors on a Mat? The Tour Striker Plane Station is a great tool for helping you monitor your swing shape and body motion when you’re practicing on a mat. Click Here to download the Practice Tip Booklet. Order Yours Now »
  • Indoor Practice Plan Simple Indoor Practice Plan - Simple Indoor Practice Plan This week, I’ve got a simple indoor practice plan to help you monitor your swing shape and body motion, featuring the Tour Striker Plane Station. Order Yours Now »
  • Swing Diagnosis - SWING DIAGNOSIS Back in 2012, shortly after we first introduced the Smart Bag… My Golf Spy reviewed it and had the following to say… “If you don’t own an impact bag, the Smart Bag represents a good value… If you need to work on impact, path, or clubface, the Smart Bag offers great ways to […]
  • SMASH SMASH SMASH - SMASH SMASH SMASH If you’re stuck inside and longing to work on more than your carpet putting skills the Smart Bag is the perfect companion. Impact bags are great for working on impact position, keeping your head back while getting your weight rotated and relocated over your lead leg. It’s amazing how when you’re about […]
  • Chipping & Pitching Techniques - TRANSCRIPT Hello everyone, welcome to Martis Camp Golf Club. You know today I want to talk about chipping and pitching and how to have better engagement of the club face to the golf ball without fear of laying the sod over it, chunking it or blading and across the green. So I’ve got a sharpie […]
  • The Golfing Machine Demystified - TRANSCRIPT So lets talk about the three golf swings are really make up the total motion of the golf machine. This little motion right here, this is kind of an armsy swing and it’s driven by pivot and pivot. Again, there’s just this little motion that we utilize with the legs to help get our […]
  • 56 Degree Wedge – Crisp contact, control and spin - TRANSCRIPT Okay, here I am at Tethrow, we’re talking about the Tour Striker 56 degree club right now. How this is going to help you with a bunch of shots. I love this club because you don’t have to make a full swing to understand its, uh, its benefits. So here I am face on […]
  • It’s Not About Hitting Down! - TRANSCRIPT To hit down or not to hit down, that is the question. Hello, my name is Martin Chuck and I want to talk to you about how to strike the ball crisply and I’m also here to say that you have enough down, enough downward strike in your swing. Already. See, the golf swing […]
  • How to use leverage in your golf swing! - TRANSCRIPT Leverage the leverage and Golfs, pretty simple, really it’s just maximizing the lever length between the shaft and the left arm. Now in the address condition, most of us are out of leverage. We don’t have a levered condition here, and the reason that we set our hands in this case, more mid body […]
  • Shaping Iron Shots - TRANSCRIPT Hi, this is Martin Chuck had been or the Tour Striker training products. I’m here at the Raven Golf Club in Beautiful Phoenix, Arizona and I want to talk about shot shaping today and how important it is to understand face and path when you’re playing iron shots. We just don’t try to hit […]
  • Tour Striker #1 Golf Training Aid - TRANSCRIPT No matter what you’re tried to do to improve your ball striking and distance, it can haven’t Tried the Tour Striker. You haven’t used the number one trainer in golf. The reason I know that Tour Striker is the best because all you have to do is just hit balls with it and your […]
  • Don’t Run Out Of Right Arm! - TRANSCRIPT Hi, this is Martin Chuck and I’m at the Raven Golf Club in Phoenix and I want to talk to you about something really important about impact, how not to run out of right arm. You know we’ve got our right arm measurement here and we know that I’ve already are playing around and […]
  • “Manzella Style” Driver Release Drill - TRANSCRIPT Harpoon, if you will. That’s the sensation, right? Okay. I’m having some patience sticking out in the ground. Now with the driver. It’s going to be a lot different. Where’d that Harpoon go? I missed you went way back there. Okay. There’s a different feeling when we hit the driver. This is your driver. […]
  • Tour Style Wrist Conditions - TRANSCRIPT Tour Striker Nation , Martin Chuck here. Welcome to another episode of instructional stuff just to get you thinking, maybe help you with your game. So we just finished up a golf school last weekend and the folks that come to see me typically struggle with behavior where the golf club gets too steep […]
  • train with speed for increased speed Train with Speed to Increase Clubhead Speed - Train with Speed to Increase Clubhead Speed We’re all looking for a way to find a little more clubhead speed… To increase clubhead speed, we’re not trying to swing harder, we’re trying to swing faster. A great way to do that is to get the body moving fast. Mark ‘The Golf Yogi’ Williamson has some […]
  • How to feel Lag during your swing - TRANSCRIPT This is a little drill to incorporate, to understand club head lag. Really, really vital to understand this as you apply the tour golf ball in my hand, I’ve got a grape okay, this is how I’m going to squish that grape. If I take my golf grip, which will have a separate chapter […]
  • The Golf Secret – The Tour Striker Training Club - TRANSCRIPT Hello, my name is Martin Chuck, I’m a PGA member. I’ve been teaching golf for 20 years and I’m here to introduce to you the Tour Striker training club. This is a golf club training device that I’ve developed to help you understand the elusive ability of proper contact with a golf ball. Very, […]
  • The Tour Striker Smart Ball - TRANSCRIPT Hello, this is Martin Chuck. I’m the inventor of the Tour Striker Training Club, the most successful training club in the last number of years. We sold well over 100,000 units worldwide and I’d like to introduce you to the Tour Strikers smartball. What exactly is a smart ball? Well, it’s this inflatable little […]
  • Golf Pro Impact Drill - TRANSPCRIPT Good morning, so I’m here at Tethrow beautiful Saturday morning. I’m finally getting some good weather here in bend. A couple of things. A couple of folks that I’m helping out there. I’m coast coastguard, guy in Houston with impact issue. He’s got a. he’s got a good look and golf swing and it […]
  • How to Spin Your Wedge - TRANSCRIPT This particular club has three lines on it. We’ve got a black line on the leading edge. We’ve got a blue line in the center and a red line at the back. I’m calling the black line, the Lee Trevino spinner. The Blue Line is a Tom Watson midsole pitch and this red line […]
  • Solve The Shanks Once And For All - TRANSCRIPT Hello, this is Martin Chuck and I’m live at the Raven in Phoenix and well, a little bit overcast, Phoenix, Arizona right now. I’m going to show you a quick video. Play it right now. In that video I’m going to show you what I did. Okay. This is. This video is to supplement […]
  • Tour Striker Training Club Instructional Video - TRANSCRIPT Martin Chuck inventor of the Tour Striker training club, and in this video I want to show you how to maximize the benefit training with your Tour Striker. You know the Tour Striker is designed with an elevated leading edge. This face has been raised from the sole, the golf club, so that it […]
  • Play Better Golf by Educating Your Hands - TRANSCRIPT Hello, my name is Martin Chuck, inventor of the Tour Striker training clubs. Today we’re here in beautiful Indian Wells, California. At the vintage golf club. I’m going to introduce to you the Tour Striker Educator. Okay. First thing I got to show you how to put the Educator in your golf club. You […]
  • How to release the club properly by “aiming your angles” - TRANSCRIPT Okay, let’s talk about aiming your angles. Okay. What do I mean by aiming your angles? Well, golfers have to learn how to be patient enough with their hands that don’t over accelerate. A great teacher. One of my mentors, um, while he doesn’t really even know it, but I’ve watched all this stuff […]
  • Golf Pro Drill – Finding the “Slot” on the downswing - TRANSCRIPT It’s a 400 yard par four with a split fairway out there. You can see there’s a little lake on the left and a fair way. That’s about a 225 carry and then a fairway down the right hand side. If you’re not too bold to go for the one on the left, uh, […]
  • Tour Striker Smart Bag - TRANSCRIPT Hello, my name is Martin Chuck inventor of the Tour Striker training club, the number one training aid in the United States. I’d like to introduce you to the Tour Striker Smart Bag. I call it the smart bag because it’s got a lot of features that the typical impact bag doesn’t have. First […]
  • Compression Into The Left Leg – “Pivot Burst” - TRANSCRIPT These hands, good hands, they’re going to get down in front of us and our leg is going to make our hands come up and make your club head go down. Okay. We watched enough video. Good players, so here’s that little pitch shot . watch My knee crispy, right? Very much so, so […]
  • The Clubface at address? Square to the target or closed? - TRANSCRIPT Hello, welcome to the Tethrow golf club. I’m standing here on the twelfth fairway at Tethrow. It’s a beautiful day in June. We hope you can come visit us out here. It’s amazing golf course designed by David McLay kit. I’ve got a few things to go over today with fans of Tethrow and […]
  • Hitting Your Driver Longer – Crack The Whip - TRANSCRIPT Hello, this is Martin Chuck from the Raven Golf Club Phoenix. I want to talk to you about the snap in golf. The power. How are you going to feel the power and golf, and as an example, I’m going to show you a snap. Now. I hope you’ve never been on the receiving […]
  • Learn Exactly How To Hit The Golf Ball - TRANSCRIPT I know you purchased the tour striker and it’s really gonna help your game. The reason this golf club is designed the way it is, it makes a lot of sense just by looking at it that you have to have some forward shaft lean to get that law presents itself to the golf […]
  • How to maximize your driver distance - TRANSCRIPT Today going to talk about distance. I don’t know a golfer out there that wouldn’t like to hit it farther. Now we all have our own personal maximum for how far we’re going to hit it. I’m going to cover some basic things for you today. The first order of business is having a […]
  • How to Hit Your Irons Longer with the Same Easy Swing! - TRANSCRIPT Okay, nice solid shot. So let’s take a look at the Trackman numbers. Okay. We’re going to look at this number, dynamic loft way down here, over here on the, on while your right. My left and we had an attack angle hitting down five point five degrees. I hit it pretty solidly, but […]
  • Pure Golf Shots ..How to consistently strike golf balls!! - TRANSCRIPT Morning everybody, I’m here with David Orange You golf shots for us. Go ahead David. Okay, that’s one. How were those David? Okay. The first one was. Okay. The second one I lost a little bit. Oops. Oopsy and the fourth one. Alrighty David. Thank you very much. My friend David might turn. Okay. […]
  • Hit a golf ball REALLY Straight - TRANSCRIPT Hi, today we’re going to talk about how to hit your irons shots really straight, and you’ll see by this little setup here I’ve got a stick sticking out of the ground and a couple that are parallel to the stick on the ground in one up ahead. Basically what I’ve done is I’ve […]
  • Swing Small to HIT BIG - TRANSCRIPTION No, it’s kind of funny. The what the right arm does and what it doesn’t do in the golf swing, you know, if I just ask George what is, or show me what the right arm doesn’t swing, what’s your opinion of it? What does it do? It’s just the left arm does most […]
  • Tour Striker Power Impact Pro 2.0 - Mark 'The Golf Yogi' Williamson Increase Stability and Flexibility in Your Turn - Increase Stability and Flexibility in Your Turn We all want to hit longer drives and be more consistent… Distance comes from speed, and speed comes from flexibility. There’s no better person than Mark ‘The Golf Yogi’ Williamson to help you increase flexibility and stability in your turn. As well, using the Power Impact Pro, which […]
  • Leverage Wrist Angles for Power and Control - Leverage Wrist Angles for Power and Control Your wrists are a hinge that moves in multiple directions (vs your elbow that moves in just one direction). This makes them extremely powerful, but also really difficult to control. Your wrists are reflected in the face of the club. So if the ball isn’t going where you […]
  • Hit Longer Drives with the Rope Drill - Hit Longer Drives with the Rope Drill We all want to hit longer drives. (Especially as we get older and start to lose distance.) My assistant, good friend, and great coach Big Jim Waldron made it to the Semi-Finals of the World Long Drive Competition in Las Vegas this week with a drive of 386 […]
  • Brilliant Little Wrist Monitor - Brilliant Little Wrist Monitor One of my all time favorite inventions is the Tour Striker Educator… because it teaches players how to use their hands and wrists. However, a lot of people struggle to understand how to get the results they want. As a simple device, it tells you when you’re doing it wrong, but […]
  • London Golf School in September - Special London Golf School in September Join me for a special Golf School in London, England. September 25 & 26, 2018. It’ll be a school to remember. Reserve Your Spot Now »
  • Hit Great Bunker Shots with Increased Bounce and Loft - Hit Great Bunker Shots with the Educator Do you struggle with green side bunkers? Especially ones with a high lip where you can barely see the flag? Do you feel anxious just thinking about it? The Tour Striker Educator can be used to help you hit great bunker shots. Most people struggle in bunkers because […]
  • A Star is Born with the SAMI - You don't always know or realize how much you are bending your elbows in your swing. When someone first clips on the SAMI and practices a few chip shot swings, the first reaction is them hearing how much the SAMI winds (the audible noise when the SAMI extends and retracts) on both the back swing […]
  • Pitch Shot Refinement using the SAMI - One of the first things I do at the golf school is clip on a SAMI (Structural Awareness Motion Instrument). The reason is because it's so easy to forget what the arms are doing that we end up compensating for a poor shot with our hands. When was the last time you thought about taking […]
  • Quality Practice Sessions with the Tour Striker Training Club - We all have to put in the work to get better. I had some time before heading home so I put in some practice with the Tour Striker 7 Iron and recorded it for you. There's some great tips about what you're trying to do with your irons and even a couple mishits 😉 It's […]
  • Tour Level Ball Control - Do you remember when Tiger Woods sliced the ball around a corner and onto the green at the 2003 U.S. Open? Most of us are still working on being able to hit the ball straight… but there is a higher level, where you can control the ball and hit different flight patterns on demand. I'm […]
  • The Cornerstone Drill - A lot of people ask me what they can practice before they come to a Golf School. My answer is always the same… The Cornerstone Drill. The Cornerstone Drill is great because it's a drill that you can practice on your own and with a couple of checkpoints make sure that you're doing it correctly. […]
  • Swing Shape – Stop Coming Over The Top - This simple drill with a couple of aim sticks will help you understand swing shape and the delivery of an inside to out swing path.  Start off with half speed swings and work your way up to full speed. Best of luck and happy golfing, Martin
  • Catch The Fly, Danielson - Learning how to stabilize your golf swing is critical to becoming a high level ball striker. This drill will teach you how to pass along energy from one segment to the other for effective precision. Everyone wants “Consistency.” Well, to have consistency, you need Kinetion, Stabilization and Precision. Work this drill into your training and […]
  • Understanding Body Motion - In this simple golf drill, you’ll learn about 3D body motion and how the body is in a constant state of motion during a golf swing. Blending these motions, creates the “steady head” most people find desirable and helpful for a reliable swing.