I've played my fair share of golf, and in the process, have reached each of the golfing milestones. I've broken 100, 90, 80, 70, and even... Well, I guess I haven't reached ALL the milestones. I've yet to shoot that magical 59. Each stage of the game brings different challenges, so here are my top [...]
About Zach GollwitzerHey!! I'm Zach, the founder of The DIY Golfer. I created this site in 2015 while playing D1 collegiate golf to help myself understand the game of golf better and improve as a player. Fast forward a few years, and it has become much more than a journal. At The DIY Golfer, my mission is to make golfers more consistent in just a few hours a week through advanced practice strategies and timeless, first-principle golf instruction. If it's your first time here, don't be shy! Drop me a line or leave a comment and let me know what you're working on right now!
No need to waste any time, let's get into the tips. Tip #1 - Practice your short game at least 50% of the time If you don't want to hear this, you're going to have to find another golf blog, because I'll keep saying it until it is cemented into the back of your brain [...]
Tracking statistics does one thing for you as a golfer—it helps you understand your progress, your weaknesses, and your strengths. There are many statistics that we can track as golfers, but there are 5 that you could call "par for the course". By tracking these five statistics, you'll learn 95% of what you need to [...]
START TRACKING STATS TODAY There is something that I am very passionate about at The DIY Golfer, and believe it or not, I didn't care about this at all until my junior year of college golf. And that topic is golf statistics. You see, I'm a very analytical guy (as you can tell from [...]
Here are the 10 best golf gifts from the perspective of an ACTUAL MALE GOLFER (rather than an affiliate marketer who writes a "top 10" guide without having ever stepped foot on a golf course). Although there are affiliate links in this post, you have my word that these gifts are gifts that a serious [...]