In this episode, PGA golf professional Mike Faye joins the show. Mike is the Director of Player Performance at the Boyne Golf Academy. You may know him from his weekly #AskThePro show on Twitter. He is also brand ambassador for several products including Game-InGlove.
Mike has been an instructor for 20+ years and has developed a unique process for giving golf lessons and people are coming from all across the country to see him. It’s what he calls holistic, it’s more of a 360° approach to golf instruction and it’s how they teach at the Boyne Golf Academy. Here is a brief synopsis of the holistic approach and some of our talking points.
Boyne’s 360° Holistic Approach to Golf Instruction
1. Interview with student
2. TPI screening (16 stage screening evaluation of physical ability)
3. Golf club evaluation
4. Ball flight analysis (video analysis, Trackman analysis)
a. Tendencies, distance gaps, teach how the ball flies
5. GEARS evaluation
6. Club fitting & Launch monitor analysis
7. Follow up with student after lesson
To learn more about this, visit www.twitter.com and type in #AskThePro into the search box or ask your question and this hashtag to the end.
Show Notes and Links:
Mike Faye Podcast – http://mikefaygolf.com/podcast/
Mike is the brand ambassador for Game-InGlove: http://www.boyne.com/golf/golf-academy
GEARS Golf – https://www.gearssports.com/
GEARS Golf at Boyne Highlands Resort – http://www.boyne.com/boynehighlands/golf/instruction/gears-golf