?The hottest instructor in golf?(Sports Illustrated) presents a revolutionary guide for lowering your score with a powerful new approach to strategizing, decision-making, and management for every part of your short game.
Stan Utley?s breakthrough short game and putting techniques have made him one of the most sought-after golf instructors in America. Now he offers a breakthrough approach for golfers of all skill levels, with a course- management approach designed to help golfers at the crucial stages of a round of golf.
The Art of Scoring shows readers how to understand the way their short game handicap and overall skill level should dictate strategy. Breaking down pitching, chipping, bunker play, and putting into three proficiency categories, Utley presents customized techniques for saving shots simply by making better decisions. He leads us through a round with three amateurs?two 10-handicappers and a 20-handicapper?to show how improved strategy and execution can transform a player?s game. With behind- thescenes pro teaching sessions, crash courses on the three hardest greenside shots, and one hundred black-and-white and color photographs, The Art of Scoring is like getting a brand-new set of state-of-the-art clubs, customized by one of the game?s premier teachers.
Literally shaved 5 strokes from my first round with the lofted pitch replacing my attemp to 1/2 swing a wedge from short distances. Went from a 10 to a 7 handicap in just one week! A must for serious golfers stuck in that 12~9 range.
Instant results. Very easy and repeatable methods. 15 hc going to 11 and below very fast. Makes the others (rhymes with belz) seem like an incredible waste of time and effort.
If it starts with "The Art of..."
Buy, read, repeat. Amazingly clear and effective strategies, especially for the 8 handicapper trying to get over the hump.