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Colorado AvidGolfer is your weekly source for lessons, tips and drills from top Colorado sources. With exclusive instruction from GOLFTEC, the top fact-based instruction outlet in the world, along with acclaimed PGA Professionals and certified instructors, this is your one-stop shop for game improvement. From the practice tee to the final green, and from your pre-game warm up to your match-winning putt, these articles and videos will help you get dialed in.

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Long Game

Turn your slice into a draw with these tips

GOLFTEC: Turn Your Slice Into a Draw with These Quick Tips

A majority of golfers struggle with a slice but turning that ugly ball flight into a draw is possible with …

GOLFTEC: The WORST Advice in Golf? Keep Your Head Down

No, we’re not kidding and yes, keeping your head down throughout the swing does hurt your performance.

GOLFTEC: Find the Perfect Landing Zone for Every Approach Shot

Get up and down for par, or even birdie, by finding the exact landing area on your approach shots.

GOLFTEC: Achieve that Swing Change with a Practice Structure

Implementing a swing change is easier than you’d think – it all comes down to a practice structure.

Short Game

hi-toe wedges

GOLFTEC: Can Hi-Toe Wedges Help Your Game?

There’s been a recent hype of hi-toe wedges, but what are they, and can they help your game?

GOLFTEC: Ground Your Club in the Sand for this Drill–You Won’t be Penalized

Become a master in the bunker by using this simple drill in the sand where grounding your club is encouraged.

GOLFTEC: Find Your Perfect Putting Stroke

Become more consistent on the greens by perfecting the length of your putting backstroke.

GOLFTEC: 3 Skills to Help You Improve Your Putting

Sharpen up your putting with this one drill that hits every area needed to be a proficient putter.

Mental Game

Phantom of Mishits

Head Game: Mind Over Monster

How to banish the “Phantom of Mis-hit Shots” forever.

Cat Got Your Game?

How to blow away anxiety and improve your mental golf game.

Learn to Deal with It

Practicing resilience separates the great golfers from the not-so-great.

Prepare for the Unexpected

Four shots you seldom practice but certainly should


A golfer tees off in front of his buddies

GOLFTEC: Make a Three Every Time with this Par Three Strategy

Play smart and ensure you have a strategy for every type of hole, especially the par threes.

GOLFTEC: Tips For Tournament Play From Coach Matt Lohmeyer

GOLFTEC Coach & 2019 Northern Texas PGA Player of the Year, Matt Lohmeyer, shares three quick tips to help everyone during tournament play.

GOLFTEC: One Golf Shot & He Was Hooked

Golf means something different to every one of us, but for Nolan, it changed his entire life.

John Purcell–A GOLFTEC Success Story

Golf becomes more than just a sport in many people’s lives and GOLFTEC is lucky enough to be a part of that story.

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