Rank #1: Cindy Miller, Andy Bell, & Jack Curry Join Me on Next on the Tee
Dec 12 2018
Rank #2: Charlie Fisher, Tim Simpson, & Tom Patri Join Me on Next on the Tee
Feb 27 2019
Rank #3: Top Instructors Debbie O'Connell & Tom Patri + PGA Tour SuperStore's Matt Corey
We'll hear about the state of the LPGA plus get some playing lessons from Debbie O'Connell. We'll get an update on all the great things going on at the PGA Tour SuperStore and why they're growing and adding more stores in a time when most retailers and closing down theirs.Top 100 Instructor Tom Patri will be going back to where it all started for him, Shinnecock Hills, to help out by running the practice facility during the US Open. We'll get a report on how the course is looking plus who Tom thinks will fare well there.
Jun 06 2018
Rank #4: PGA Tour Pro Cameron Beckman & Talking Golf Getaways Host Mitch Laurance Join Me
May 01 2019
Rank #5: Symetra Tour Pro Natalie Sheary & Top 100 Instructor Eric Johnson Join Me...
Apr 17 2019
Rank #6: Dr. Jim Suttie, Peter Kessler, & Randy Peitsch Join Me...
Jan 23 2019
Rank #7: 2011 US Senior Open Champ Olin Browne, Terry Koehler, & John Mascari Join Me
We talk about some of the new rules including reaction to the penalties being assessed for caddies lining up their players on the greens. We also talk about putting with the flagstick in, Olin's goals for this season on the PGA Tour Champions, how to know which wedge design is right for your game, what you can do to practice when it's cold or raining outside, and so much more on this edition of Next on the Tee.
Feb 06 2019
Rank #8: Top Instructors Cindy Miller & Greg Ducharme + Former PGA Tour Caddie Andy Lano
Cindy updates us on her programs "Finding Your It" and her "Learn To Hit It" kit. Cindy also shares her thoughts on slow play and the appropriate penalty for it plus tips for the most common swing problems.
Andy Lano II jumps on to share his thoughts on the slow play issue and how caddies deal with it. Andy also talks about how caddies keep their players focused and positive when the group in front is playing slow.
Greg Ducharme shares his thoughts on the slow play issue as well. I also get his thoughts on the PGA Tour playoff system and ways to make it more compelling, plus Greg shares tips for how to hit that 40-50 yard chip shot closer to the hole more consistently.
Aug 14 2019
Rank #9: Top Instructors Tim Cusick, Mike Landry, & Jack Diehl Plus Any Lano II Join Me..
Jul 03 2019
Rank #10: Richard Zokol, Brian Jacobs, and Tom Patri Join Me...
Jan 30 2019
Rank #11: Brian Jacobs, Katherine Roberts, & Tom Patri Take Your Game to New Heights
Brian Jacobs talks about partnering with Jason Day's Coach Collin Swatton on clinics they're doing around the country. Brian also shares tips for how to stretch and prepare for your round golf plus how to consistently make those 3-5 foot knee knockers.
Katherine Roberts joins me in the second segment and share tips for how to develop your body into having a strong foundation, the importance of foot foundation to help develop power from the ground up, plus how to be like Tiger and activate our glutes.
Tom Patri gives us his assessment of the new young guns who are taking the PGA Tour by storm: Matthew Wolff, Victor Howland, Justin Suh, Colin Morikawa, Sam Burns, and Joaquin Niemann.
Jul 10 2019
Rank #12: Golf Pride's Charlie Fisher, Top Instructor Travis Fulton & Tim Simpson Join Me
Charlie gave us an update on the great Align grips they have coming out in late April, plus some of their other popular grip styles including their Tour Sensor putting grips. We also talked about why it's important to be properly fit for your grip size and how often we should regripping our clubs.
Travis Fulton shared thoughts on some of the cool new products he saw at this year's PGA Merchandise Show. He talked about why it's easier to build your game around being a great driver of the ball vs. a great putter. He talked about why he believes Keegan Bradley will win again before Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson. He also shared a couple of tips for a great pre-shot routine and how to get the ball close on bump and run shots.
Tim Simpson told great stories about his comeback from Lyme disease and spinal fusion surgery. He shared memories from his time playing at the University of Georgia and rooming with teammate Chip Beck. He also shared memories from his Tour victories at the 1985 Southern Open over Clarence Rose, the 1989 USF&G Classic over Greg Norman and Hal Sutton and the 1989 Walt Disney World Classic over Donnie Hammond and Kenny Knox.
Feb 07 2018
Rank #13: Peter Kessler, Rob Strano, Tom Patri, and Chris Finn Join Next on the Tee
Jun 12 2019
Rank #14: Top Instructors Chris Sheehan & Andy Traynor Plus PGA Tour Pro Ted Purdy Join Me
Jul 17 2019
Rank #15: TaylorMade Golf CEO David Abeles talks Twist Face Technology on Next on the Tee
May 26 2018
Rank #16: Top PGA Instructors Rob Strano and Jim Estes Share Their Playing Lessons
Rob shared his stories from this year's PGA Mercahndise Show including some of the cool new products he saw there. We also got a couple of new cool putting drills to try, some tips on how to improve our mental approach by doing less negative self talk, and hear about his conversations with Hal Sutton and Brad Faxon.
Jim Estes updated us on the great work he and his team are doing helping to teach or re-teach the game to our wounded service veterans through the Salute Military Golf Association (www.smga.org). He also shared thoughts on some of the things he saw at the PGA Merchandise show and stories from his experience last year finishing as low club professional at the Senior PGA Championship.
Jan 31 2018
Rank #17: Top Instructors Jason Hase & Shane LeBaron, Plus Former Caddy Russ Holden
Jason Hase talks about the upcoming Symetra Tour event at his home course Buffalo Dunes in Garden City, Kansas. He also shares playing tips for how to cure your slice or the over correction of pulling hooking the ball.
Shane LeBaron explains what the Plane Truth teaching methodology is all about plus tips for how to perform better under playing pressure. He also talks about his time as the golf coach at the University of South Carolina Beaufort and having Reed Howard, son of Ron Howard, as a member of the team.
Russ Holden talks about the work that his organization, Caddy for a Cure, does helping our wounded service members either get back to playing golf or learning the game for the first time. He also talks about how involved the top players on the PGA & LPGA Tours are with providing very unique inside the ropes experiences for our wounded Veterans. He shared the story of how one Veteran was preparing to take his own life until the experience he had with Lee Westwood changed all that.
Jul 31 2019
Rank #18: Kevin Roman, Alison Curdt, and Scott Felix Join Me on Next on the Tee
Kevin Roman shares his insights into the set up and playing conditions at Pebble Beach as we look ahead to the US Open. He also talks about what it will take to win there and the type of player the conditions will favor. Kevin also talks about the two Top 100 courses they have at Monterey Peninsula Country Club and shares some playing lessons for how to deal with windy playing conditions.
Dr. Alison Curdt talks about this year's Women's Golf Day event and the challenges she's had to overcome as a female during the course of her golf career. Alison shared her experience of not only playing in but also making the cut last year in the Men's PGA Professional Championship. We also got a couple of playing lessons for how to hit better pitch shots and shots out of a fairway bunker.
Scott Felix took us through why it's even more important for high handicap players to get fit for their clubs than it is for Tour Pros. He explained the importance of finding the right shaft for your swing speed, the steps he goes through to determine the right clubs for each of his customers, the importance of grip size and how to get fit for the right putter as well.
Jun 05 2019
Rank #19: Top Instructors Perry French & Tom Patri Plus Former PGA Tour Caddie Andy Lano
Perry French shares his insights on how to pick the right golf ball for your swing speed and why the most expensive ball isn't always the right one. He also gives us tips for how to hit our wedges close and the 8 month long celebration the Srixon brand will be doing with Open Champion Shane Lowery.
Andy Lano II talks about the 6 degrees of Kevin Bacon that is the PGA Tour. He also talks about the opportunities he had to talk with Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer and the golf memorabilia he's collected over the years.
Tom Patri and I continue our conversation about the young guns taking over the PGA Tour. Tom also shares how he instills confidence in his junior and adult students with a couple of shout outs as well.
Aug 07 2019
Rank #20: Mark Carnevale, Scott Lehman, & Travis Fulton Join Me on Next on the Tee
Mar 06 2019