Golf Skills: The Player's Guide by ROGER HYDERGolf Skills: The Player's Guide by ROGER HYDER

Golf Skills: The Player's Guide


Paperback | April 1, 2000

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Like a series of expensive lessons from a golf pro, Golf Skills is 128 pages of tips, advice, skills and examples on playing golf like a pro.

In Golf Skills, Hyder uses his many years of experience to present readers with logical and intelligent explanations and guidance to improving their game. From correct grip and teeing off to putting and posture, plus all of the tough plays encountered in a round of golf: splash shots, chipping, getting out of the rough and more. Hyder addresses every aspect of the golf game.

Golf Skills is set out in an easy-to-use format:

  • Things to Look For and Remedy boxes create a practical, diagnostic format readers can use to solve problems with their game
  • fully illustrated with step-by-step diagrams and photographs throughout
  • clear explanations of terms and elements of the golf swing and game
  • lessons progress from basic - grip, posture - to advanced - bunker play, putting problems and more
  • useful tips from other PGA golf pros round out the lessons
  • includes a handy glossary of golf terms.

Roger Hyder is a fully qualified PGA professional. He has almost 20 years of professional golfing experience, working with many renowned PGA golfers, including Nick Faldo, Paul Lawrie, Per-Ulrik Johannson and Peter Mitchell. As Head Professional at the East Sussex National Golf Club, Roger helped set up the Golf Academy. He later bec...
Title:Golf Skills: The Player's GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 9.75 × 7.5 × 0.44 inPublished:April 1, 2000Publisher:Firefly BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1552094073

ISBN - 13:9781552094075

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From Our Editors

Don`t let your clubs get away with murder; all you need is a little help from author and PGA professional Roger Hyder. His book Golf Skills: The Player`s Guide features trouble shooting tips for swing and grip problems, proper golf terminology and advice for bunker shots, putting and other golf specifics. There is no aspect of the game of golf left out of this comprehensive guide. The only thing this book can`t do is stop the rain at tee off time. 

Editorial Reviews

A simple title and a simple approach to this often over-complicated game.