Entries by Dave Girmonde

5 quick tips to conquering the downhill chip

5 quick tips to conquering the downhill chip By David Leadbetter Usually the area around a green is level with or lower than the putting surface. But sometimes you’ll find your ball on a mound near the green, leaving you with a downhill chip. Sure, it was a lucky break that the hill kept your […]

Jack Nicklaus: Why Your Lose Your Grip

Jack Nicklaus: Why You Lose Your Grip By Jack Nicklaus and Roger Schiffman; Illustrations by Jim McQueen WHAT I WROTE IN 1973 Loosening the hands at the top of the swing is a major fault of weekend golfers and a sure shot-wrecker. The answer lies not in putting a stranglehold on the club, but in […]

Escape Any Bunker: How to Get Over a High Lip

Escape Any Bunker: How to Get Over a High Lip By Stacy Lewis This might go against your instinct when you’re in a bunker with a high lip, but the last thing you want to do is try to help the ball over the lip. When you try to force it up and over, it almost […]

These 2019 Groom & Groomsmen Trends Are Super Dapper

It’s Wedding Wednesday! At Twin Ponds, we pride ourselves in our elegant event venue for weddings and banquets. With our experienced background we know that planning can become stressful for the bride or the banquet planner. So every Wednesday we’ll be posting a little bit more about ourselves as well as some tips and tricks […]

Learn how to turn back, not sway

Learn how to turn back, not sway. By Keely Levins Let’s talk about hip turn. James Kinney, one of our Golf Digest Best Young Teachers and Director of Instruction at GolfTec Omaha, says that from the data GolfTec has collected, they’ve found lower handicap golfers have a more centered lower body at the top of the swing. Meaning, […]

How to Seat Your Guests at the Wedding Reception

It’s Wedding Wednesday! At Twin Ponds, we pride ourselves in our elegant event venue for weddings and banquets. With our experienced background we know that planning can become stressful for the bride or the banquet planner. So every Wednesday we’ll be posting a little bit more about ourselves as well as some tips and tricks […]

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