Golf for Women

Golf for Women

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Baker & Taylor
Spiced with anecdotes of professional golf, this guide teaches women the fundamentals of the golf swing, how to add distance to drives, long iron techniques, and chipping, bunker shots, and putting

McMillan Palgrave
Women golfers will find the ideal teacher in Kathy Whitworth, winner of eighty-eight professional tournaments--more than any woman or man in golf history. In Golf for Women, she shares her theories, skills, and experiences derived from over 30 years of playing and teaching.

Illustrated with 120 instructional photographs, Golf for Women is simple enough for a beginner, but offers advice and techniques that advanced players can use. Each chapter cover a specific fundamental or shot, taking the reader from tee to green in an orderly fashion.

Topics include:
The fundamentals of the Golf Swing: Grip, alignment, stance hand positions and more
Driving: how to add distance without slicing the ball
The mystery of Long Iron Play: tips on a difficult shot
"Trouble shots" and how to play them
Chipping, Bunker Shots and Putting

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [1990]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©1990
ISBN: 9780312069841
Branch Call Number: 796.352 WHITW
Characteristics: xi, 176 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Glenn, Rhonda


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