Top GOLFTEC Teachers Reveal Biggest “Ah Ha!” Moments

Even the smallest adjustments can lead to the biggest breakthroughs.

By TJ Knapp

Clean contact is something that every golfer craves. You’ll always be leaving distance on the table if you can’t find the center of the clubface. Golf Digest ‘Best Teacher in Your State’ winner, PGA Master Professional and Director of Instruction at GOLFTEC Woodbridge, Brian Gussis shares with us how he helped one of his students stop hitting the ground, and start hitting the ball.


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There are numerous ways to gain distance in your golf game. Sometimes it requires a serious swing change, an upgrade in equipment, or just a simple tip. Golf Digest ‘Best Teacher in Your State’ recipient and Certified Personal Coach at GOLFTEC Spokane, Josh McKinley shows us how for one of his students, a simple change was all it took to pick up some yards.

A common mistake golfers make when trying to hit the ball further is trying to swing harder. However, this is rarely the solution. Golf Digest ‘Best Teacher in Your State’ recipient, PGA Master Professional, and Center Manager at GOLFTEC Oak Brook, TJ Sullivan shows us how that is not the best way to solve a distance problem.

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