Pressure in Golf

The Value of Preshot Routines for Golfers

Golf Mind Podcast

Welcome to the Golf Psychology Podcast by Dr. Patrick Coach of Peak Performance Sports. Dr. Cohn and his team of mental performance coaches work with junior to professional golfers to help them reach their goals and play more consistent golf. In the podcast, Dr. Cohn will do a deep dive into preshot routines. In this podcast, you learn: How do … Golf Psychology Article>>

Strategies to Simplify the Game of Golf for Peak Play

Strategies to Simplify the Game of Golf for Peak Play

How do you simplify the game of golf? Golf is a challenging sport. Unlike many sports, the competition setting varies. Each golf course has varying distances from tee to hole, unique hazards, and distinctive course conditions, which increases the challenge factor. With golf being so challenging, you need to avoid complicating the game so you can play at your peak. … Golf Psychology Article>>

Improve Your Preshot Routine: New Series

Golf Psychology Video

Welcome to the Golf Psychology Podcast by Dr. Patrick Coach of Peak Performance Sports. Dr. Cohn and his team of mental performance coaches work with junior to professional golfers to help them reach their goals and play more consistent golf. In the podcast, Dr. Cohn will do a deep dive into preshot routines. In this podcast, you learn: How to … Golf Psychology Article>>

Are High Expectations Good or Bad for a Golfer?

Are High Expectations Good or Bad for a Golfer?

Do You Expect To Win? Expectations are a tricky subject. Expect to lose, and you will likely lose.  You may have played in a tournament or against a rival golfer where you weren’t up for the challenge.  For whatever reason, you expected to place poorly. This pessimistic expectation undermines confidence and demotivates you. Rather than being aggressive, you hold back. … Golf Psychology Article>>

How to Optimize Pressure for Peak Golf Performance

How to Optimize Pressure for Peak Golf Performance

How Does Pressure Affect Your Golf Game? Within every competitive round comes some degree of pressure: While pressure is ever present, golfers have varying responses to pressure, which affects how they think, feel, and perform. Pressure is personal. Each golfer interprets their circumstances differently depending on the circumstances. For example, if two golfers face a 3-foot putt for par, one … Golf Psychology Article>>

Improve Your Game without Overhauling Your Swing

Improve Your Game without Overhauling Your Swing

How Can You Achieve a Breakout Season? Most golfers think overhauling their swing or spending endless hours trying to gain 20-30 yards off the tee will vault them to a higher level of performance. Overhauling your golf swing or major adjustments to your golf game may not be the best strategy for improving your golf score. For one, overhauling your … Golf Psychology Article>>