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What I learned in January – Florida Trip

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I haven’t written a blog post in quite a while which is something I will try and improve upon this year. My blog and site is one of my favourite ways to share information and give an overview of my vision/philosophy and the work that I do.   I managed to squeeze in a game […]

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What I learned from Pete Cowen

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I had the pleasure of listening to Leading European Tour Coach Pete Cowen speak yesterday. He coaches Greame McDowell, Fed Ex Cup Champ Henrik Stenson and Louis Ousthuizen to name but a few. I got a lot of value from the presentation. I always find when you meet someone who has reached the top in […]

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Take the Carl Sagan approach to your game

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Carl Sagan more associated with his work on the cosmos than sports, has some great advice on blending an openness to new ideas with a healthy skepticism. Although he was referring to science I believe the same approach could be taken to your golf game. You must remain open to new ideas and opportunities to […]

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Can you benefit from the ‘Jim McGuinness Effect’?

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Like pretty much every other Donegal native. I have a fascination with what Jim McGuinness has managed to achieve with the Donegal football team. I guess as a sports coach what has gone on in my home county since 2011 is all the more fascinating. Every word that Jim has spoken and every line written […]

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Quote: Milton Glaser on Teaching(Coaching)

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What you teach is what you are. You don’t teach by telling people things. I believe that you convey your ideas by the authenticity of your being. Not by glibly telling someone what to do or how to do it. I believe that this is why so much teaching is ineffective. … Good teaching is […]

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Quote: Maya Angelou

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Recommended Reading: Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl

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One of the silverlinings of being unable to work for the last number of weeks has been that I have had the opportunity to catch up on some reading, I had been looking forward to for a long time. The first of these books that I read during my lay off and the one that […]

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Do you putt without a doubt!

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Mark O’Meara who is well known as Tiger’s best friend within the tour ranks was once asked what made Tiger such a prolific winner during his peak around 2000-2001 and his reply was ‘He had absence of doubt’. Doubt in any aspect of life can be very destructive, in golf it is fatal. We have […]

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Inspirational words.

The Road Ahead or The Road Behind by George Joseph Moriarty Sometimes I think the Fates must Grin as we denounce and insist The only reason we can’t win Is the Fates themselves that miss Yet there lives on an ancient claim We win or lose within ourselves The shining trophies on our shelves Can […]

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US Open 2013 Tips

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One upside of being laid up at the minute is I will get to watch every minute of coverage of The US Open at Merion this week. The guys I fancy to go well are: Tiger (Because he’s Tiger Woods) Padraig (Finished 4th last year and showed some form with the putter last week) Rory […]

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