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balanced golf swing Balance - A balanced golf swing requires focus both at address position and throughout the swing to the end. So let’s look at each section in turn. Firstly, at address. You should endeavour to feel the weight balanced equally between both feet. The exception to this is the tee shot where a slight bias to your back... View Article
Spine Straight Posture - I am sorry to start this tip with a sexist statement, but by and large ladies are so much better at the golf posture than us men. They tend to stand straighter with their spine, whereas many of the men, particularly the taller breed, look a touch like Quasimodo when they are about to hit... View Article
bay booking system Online Bay Booking System - World of Golf London is delighted to announce the introduction of our new online booking system. Customers can now book a bay in advance in time slots of 30 or 60 minutes, including UNLIMITED FREE BALLS. Range cards are no longer necessary and balances on existing range cards have been transferred over to online accounts.... View Article
World of Golf bay divider Bay Booking System: Questions and Answers - World of Golf online bay booking system  Questions & Answers   Q: When does the bay booking system go live? A: The system is live from March 23rd 2021 with bays bookable from April 12th onwards. Prior to April 12th the old system will remain in operation i.e., arrive, find a bay and pay for... View Article
interlocking golf grip The Interlocking Grip - The most common cause of slicing the golf ball is the interlocking grip!!! There, I have said it….and I have proof. I have seen the effects of this for the past 40 years of golf coaching. Now the interlocking grip is not wrong. I interlock my fingers, Tiger Woods interlocks his fingers, Rory Mcilroy links... View Article
Range Card World of Golf London Re-opening safety measures: Driving Range – UPDATED - Great news! We’re delighted to confirm that we will re-open the World of Golf London Driving Range, including the Jurassic Encounter adventure golf course, on Monday 29th March from 7am. Costa Coffee will be open for takeaways while the American Golf shop will be open for socially distanced fitting and click and collect. Nothing is... View Article
golf grip Back to basics: grip pressure - Prior to each shot, the very first thing we do is take hold of the golf club. Unfortunately, in most cases, we have already made a big error, by holding the golf club as if it were my throat!!! If you watch other sports, you can see how hard the protagonists work to reduce the... View Article
2021 Championship Predictions - After a year like no other, Jon Woodroffe ponders on his predictions for the big tournaments in 2021. If last year was a golf hole, then we started with a reasonable drive, followed by a shank out of bounds. We continued with a mildly mis-hit fairway wood that crawled towards the green. Then we duffed... View Article
Review of the golfing year 2020 - Our resident Master Professional Jon Woodroffe takes a look back at a different kind of year. The expression ‘2020 vision’ means perfect. I think we can all agree this year has proved to be as far from that as you can imagine! We all know the bad bits, so I wanted to make my review... View Article
Masters misgivings come to nothing - The long awaited 2020 Masters came with many worries. Would Bryson De Chambeau overpower the great golf course? Would Augusta look as beautiful in the autumn? Would the lack of crowds diminish the atmosphere on the back 9 on Sunday?   Well, let us look at the first one. As a 5-foot 6-inch golf professional... View Article