Thank you for visiting us. We are currently updating our shopping cart and regret to advise that it will be unavailable until September 1, 2014. We apologise for any inconvenience and look forward to serving you again.

Dummies.com
  • Print
  • Share
Golf All-in-One For Dummies (111811504X) cover image

Golf All-in-One For Dummies

ISBN: 978-1-118-11504-6
Paperback
672 pages
March 2012
US $29.99 Add to Cart

This price is valid for United States. Change location to view local pricing and availability.

Other Available Formats: E-book
Introduction 1

Book I: Getting Started with Golf 7

Chapter 1: Choosing Your Golf Gear 9

Chapter 2: Looking into Golf Lessons 39

Chapter 3: Exploring the World of Golf Courses 63

Book II: Focusing on Fairway Fitness 85

Chapter 1: Figuring Out Your Fitness Level 87

Chapter 2: Stretching: Flexibility and the Golfer 107

Chapter 3: Core Strength for a Better Golf Game 149

Chapter 4: Weight Training for Golfers 183

Chapter 5: Calming Your Mind and Body for Better Golf 217

Book III: Playing Golf: The Swing and the Short Game 231

Chapter 1: Understanding Swing Basics 233

Chapter 2: Refining Your Swing 263

Chapter 3: Defining the Art of the Short Game 273

Chapter 4: Chipping Away at the Short Game 295

Chapter 5: Making the Pitch 313

Chapter 6: Putting: The Final Frontier 335

Chapter 7: Bunkers: Playing in Golf’s Sandbox 369

Chapter 8: Short-Game Strategies 391

Book IV: Rules and Etiquette 425

Chapter 1: Understanding Penalties, Handicaps, and Scorekeeping 427

Chapter 2: Comprehending Course Etiquette 439

Chapter 3: Gamesmanship, Sportsmanship, and Special Golf Outings 463

Chapter 4: Fan Etiquette 481

Book V: Hitting the Course 491

Chapter 1: Step Right Up: Prepare to Play! 493

Chapter 2: Keeping Your Head in the Game 511

Chapter 3: Finding Creative Ways to Practice Golf 521

Chapter 4: Stepping Up Your Game 547

Book VI: Easy Fixes for Common Faults 555

Chapter 1: Solving Common Problems 557

Chapter 2: Recovering from Bad Breaks and Bad Weather 579

Appendix: Golf Talk 597

Index 621

Buy Both and Save 25%!

+ Buy Golf All-in-One For Dummies (List Price: US $29.99)
with Canning and Preserving All-in-One For Dummies (List Price = US $25.99)
Total List Price: US $55.98
Discounted Price: US $41.98
You Save: US $14.00 Add BOTH to Cart
Cannot be combined with any other offers. Learn more.
  • Print
  • Share