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Golf Science Lab

We help golfers understand what it ACTUALLY takes to get better at golf and perform your best. Ignore the BS and cut to truth as we talk with leaders in the industry, from professional golfers, coaches, instructors, biomechanists, researchers and more. Host, Cordie Walker is on a mission to figure out how to improve the way we learn and get better at golf.

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Stop Making these 3 Common Myths of Course Management w/ Scott Fawcett

Scott Fawcett shares 3 course management and strategy myths far too many golfers believe. If you want a better strategy on where to aim and make smarter decisions around the course make sure to listen into this podcast!Get all the details here golfsciencelab.com/3-common-myths-of-course-management-w-scott-fawcetThanks to our sponsor Edel Golf. Learn more from there here bit.ly/edelsinglelength

31mins

19 Jul 2018

Rank #1

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How to Pick Better Targets and the Right Clubs w/ Scott Fawcett

If you can start choosing smarter targets and clubs in your course management you're going to shoot lower scores. In this podcast with DECADE founder, Scott Fawcett we talk through some practical ideas for your golf game.Watch the video https://youtu.be/jF9ZlUMO0Qw

37mins

18 Dec 2019

Rank #2

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How to get BETTER FASTER w/ Corey Lundberg & Matt Wilson

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35mins

29 Jun 2017

Rank #3

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You need to change your beliefs about putting… Here’s the research and application you need to know.

We tackle common putting contradictions like "straight back and straight thru" "pendulum" "lock the wrists" and give you a game-plan to improve your putting.

41mins

6 Sep 2018

Rank #4

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New research shows best way to practice on the driving range w/ Dr Nicky Lumb

Listen in to learn about some awesome new research in the field of practice and learning conducted by Dr Nicky Lumb. You'll learn how to maximize your time spent on the range and get some simple practical concepts to improve your practice.

28mins

17 Aug 2018

Rank #5

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How a Tour Pro works out (case studies)

It's always good to hear what the best in the world are doing when it comes to certain aspects of their game. That's why it's fantastic to sit down with Nick Randall to learn his process and hear examples of the training he's doing with the likes of Jonas Blixt and Cameron Smith.

36mins

12 Apr 2018

Rank #6

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Keys to Effective Swing Thoughts

We talk with Dr Noel Rousseau, Mark Immelman, and Matt Parziale about swing thoughts.

33mins

18 Jun 2019

Rank #7

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3 Common Golf Stats Myths that HURT your scores w/ Mark Broadie

We sit down with the creator of the Strokes Gained concept, Mark Broadie to talk about golf stats myths and how a lot of our common conceptions of golf stats like FIR and GIR aren’t helping us make smart decisions.Get all the details here http://golfsciencelab.com/3-common-golf-stats-myths-mark-broadieThanks to our sponsor Edel Golf. Learn more from there here http://bit.ly/edelsinglelength

33mins

14 Jun 2018

Rank #8

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Key Indicator For Increased Clubhead Speed w/ Dr Sasho MacKenzie

We learn about a key indicator for increased club head speed involving ground reaction forces in the lead foot. We get a good understanding of the research and examples of why it happens with Dr Sasho MacKenzie.

29mins

8 Mar 2018

Rank #9

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Mindsets to Improve Your Practice w/ Corey Lundberg and Matt Wilson

We all bring mindsets into our learning and practice. Today we're going to talk about what mindsets and traits or most effective for improving your practice and learning.

23mins

13 Jul 2017

Rank #10

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Practical Course Management / Day 1

We sit down with coach Will Robins to get some practical coaching for better scoring and game management. Learn more about Will http://thescoringmethod.com/

10mins

3 May 2019

Rank #11

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Should you TRY to hit it farther? or TRY to hit it straighter?

We've all stood up on the tee-box of a hole with a tree lined fairway and tried to just hit that accurate controlled drive. On the opposite end of the spectrum you have a wide open fairway and it's "bombs away". THE QUESTION - do those mindsets coming into those tee shots help or hurt you? We talk with Steve Buzza about his study and what he found.

32mins

27 Apr 2018

Rank #12

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Instead of Trying to be Consistent... Do this! w/ Vision54

We all face variability when we come to the golf course and want to play our best. Whether it's changing weather, carrying over stress from your job, or any other change that happens to you when playing with golf. Striving for consistency is a just a myth!http://golfsciencelab.com/handling-variability

25mins

1 Jun 2017

Rank #13

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The alarming reason there's a 95% chance your putter isn't aimed where you want it w/ David Edel

We all like to think we're aimed at the hole when we line up a put but are we?  Maybe you've purchased a putter with bold alignment aids and hope that's the cure.  But what impacts alignment and how well do golfers actually line up their puts?Today we talk with putter designer David Edel.Get all the details here golfsciencelab.com/putter-aim/ ‎Thanks to our sponsor Edel Golf. Learn more from there here bit.ly/edelsinglelength

39mins

29 Jun 2018

Rank #14

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4.7 What Makes a Good Putter Good? w/ Dr Rob Neal

4.7 What Makes a Good Putter Good? w/ Dr Rob Neal by Golf Science Lab w/ host Cordie Walker

27mins

24 Mar 2017

Rank #15

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You Should Never Believe these GOLF MENTAL GAME MYTHS w/ Dr Bhrett McCabe

The mental game in golf is full of misguided and incorrect “mental game myths”. Today’s guest Dr Bhrett McCabe, shares his experience and best practices from his work with PGA tour players and athletes that perform at the highest level.Get all the details here golfsciencelab.com/golf-mental-game-myths-w-dr-bhrett-mccabeThanks to our sponsor Edel Golf. Learn more from there here bit.ly/edelsinglelength

26mins

22 Jun 2018

Rank #16

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111mph to 119mph club head speed in 3 golf swings w/ Dr Sasho MacKenzie

How can someone see a massive jump in club head speed in just 3 golf swings!?! We dive into a case study of how Dr Sasho MacKenzie helped Golf Science Lab host Cordie Walker do just that.Watch the video here https://youtu.be/z3V8doDTXhc

27mins

25 Apr 2019

Rank #17

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Why Your Golf Swing Technique Change Doesn't Stick! [part 1 of 3]

You work on your swing for hours on the range. Hitting ball after ball and finally it feels like you have it. You head to the course a couple days later and that awesome swing change disappears... Why? That's what we tackle in today's episode with Iain Highfield.

22mins

15 Oct 2019

Rank #18

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What’s the Best Mindset for Golf? w/ Vision54

Today we’re talking all about the mindsets (growth and fixed mindset) we can bring to the golf course during learning and performance. Pia and Lynn from Vision54 share what they’ve learned from Carol Dweck author of the book Mindset and help us apply these concepts to golf.Learn more about the sponsor of this show http://bit.ly/boditrakgolf

27mins

8 Jun 2017

Rank #19

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Your practice session reviewed and IMPROVED

We sit down with our friends from Golf OTEC to dive into practice and help one Golf Science Lab listener improve their practice sessions.Learn more and use code GSL at the Golf OTEC site http://bit.ly/golf-otec

49mins

1 Feb 2019

Rank #20