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Temporary Water

TemporaryWater According to the USGA, “‘Temporary water’ is any temporary accumulation of water in the “general area” that is not in a penalty area and is visible before or after the player takes his stance. Snow and natural ice are either temporary water or loose impediments and is at the option of the player. Manufactured […]


Golf Grip Material

Golf Grip Material Not too long ago the only choice for golf grip material was leather. Today, there are many different types to choose from. What’s the big deal you may ask? Well, each grip material has its own benefits and drawbacks. Look at the pros and cons of various grips to see which is […]


A Stroke Or Not

A Stroke or Not Many situations arise on the course as to whether you made a stroke or not. The USGA defines a stroke as “the forward movement of the club made with the intention of striking at and moving the ball, but if a player checks his downswing voluntarily before the clubhead reaches the […]


Golf Fitness With K-Trainer

Golf Fitness With K-Trainer The Ultimate Golf School does Golf Fitness with K-Trainer. The K-Trainer 3D biofeedback software system will help you regain your mobility and therefore hit the ball longer than ever. Most players that I work with have day jobs that require a lot of sitting. Their golf body becomes less flexible over […]


Too Many Swing Thoughts

The Mental Game So, you’re on the first tee and you probably have too many swing thoughts. It’s a par 5 with carry over water and your buddy just smoked it 240 down the middle and in good shape. What are you going to do? What is running through your mind? Are you prepared to […]


X Factor Explained

Everyone wants to hit the ball further. Right. Well, it seems logical to swing harder, right? Have you ever had the X Factor Explained to you? Well, 99% of players swing too hard and it only creates more off-line shots because the harder you swing the less accurate your clubface angle is at impact. To […]


Are You An SBST?

Are you an SBST? Well that’s not an abbreviation to infer any malice, but is does describe if you use a “straight back-straight thru” putting stroke. And incidentally, I hope you are NOT an SBST! Well, what are the options if I am an SBST and want to change? Here is the other option. You […]


Do I Really Need To Stretch?

Do I really need to stretch? What do you think? Then why do you go straight to the tee after you slam the trunk? Do I really need to stretch before my golf round? Of course you do. There are two major areas of your golf body that need to have adequate strength and mobility/stability. […]


Golf Fitness Creates Great Health

Golf Fitness Creates Great Health Sleep On It Do you know that excellent golf fitness creates great health? Too many golfers are plagued by lower back pain, elbow joint pain, or discomfort in many other ways. In fact, it’s not just discomfort during their round of golf, but discomfort throughout the day and even into […]


2013 VT Chapter PGA Teacher of the Year

“Learn to Play the Ultimate Way”! We are excited to announce that Barry Churchill, PGA and owner of the Ultimate Golf School was voted as the 2013 Teacher of the Year in the Vermont Chapter of the PGA. While staying current with the latest in technology and teaching methods, Barry’s passion for improving your game […]