Do you want to improve your putting consistency and performance? Examine your fundamentals, fix what needs updating, and then practice, practice, practice!
Welcome to the PalmBird Golf Blog - Putting, Grips, and Tips
Our priority is to provide golfers with golf putting instruction and information on how to putt and improve your putting.
We'll share quality information on putting grip styles, golf grip installation, counterbalancing, and golf tips to help you improve your putting and overall golf game. We want to help you with your golf game to lower your golf scores and have more fun playing golf.
A balanced golf stance plays an essential role in keeping you and your putter aligned to your target—better alignment through better balance and posture.
Deciding which golf putting grip to use may seem overwhelming when you look at all of the options. However, it’s easier than you may think to pick the right one. It’s best to choose the putting grip style that feels the most natural to you. What matters most is comfort and feel. When you put your hands on the grip, it should be instinctive without having to “think” too much about it, and it should be easily repeatable.
PUTTING FUNDAMENTALS – BREATH CONTROL You can improve your putting stroke by learning proper breath control to give you greater stability and control during your putting stroke, helping you keep your head still and your putter steady and on line. Breath control is one of the key components of putting fundamentals. This putting tip […]
How many putting lines should you use on your golf ball and how can the putting lines help you putt better? Similar to the alignment or directional lines you may see on some putters, manufacturers have discovered the benefits of using the principles of Vernier Visual Acuity to better aim the golf ball while putting. […]
A few years back, I had the pleasure to play golf with LPGA Legends Tour Golfer, Barbara Moxness at Black Diamond Golf and Country Club. After observing her putting accuracy and precise distance control during the round, I asked her what method she uses when putting to be so consistent with her distance control. Here’s Barb’s sage advice […]
The PalmBird Putter Grip serves double duty as a putter grip and a golf swing training aid all in one. I quickly realized how useful the PalmBird Grip was as a putting aid because it correctly positions the hands and wrists and trains the hands to be in a comfortable and fundamentally correct position […]
I was motivated last week to write about the versatility of the PalmBird Putter Grip when a new customer Tim wrote to us about his PalmBird experience. I met Tim during a recent Demo Day at Mission Inn where I installed the PalmBIrd on his putter. Tim uses the Claw putting grip style and said […]
Have you ever considered the reasons why there are so many different putting grip styles used for the putting stroke? What are the factors that influence golfers to try such variations? I believe the reasons are the three C’s: comfort; control; and consistency. The PALMBIRD, designed as a resolution for golfers having these same issues. […]
For everyday golfers, there are significant benefits of having counterbalance weight in putter grips. A counterweight is responsible for creating a smoother tempo and a consistent, repeatable stroke. In today’s golf world, oversize putter grips alone are an improvement for golfers by restricting unwarranted movement in the wrists and hands. Combining counterbalance and an […]