Play the Short Game of Your Dreams…
This app will introduce and explain the Linear Approach to the Short Game, Gary’s innovative technique which is adopted by many of the world’s top players. Gary’s says “The Linear Approach to short game is simple, highly effective and logical and means the miss hit shots still produce great results! Hard to believe but true…”. The app also covers solutions to all your short game problems from difficult lies to distance control and loads more.
Gary Smith AFPGA, known by many as one of the best coaches in the country, is a Golf Monthly UK Top 25 coach and has been a technical coach to England’s top amateur squads with the English Golf Union for over 14 years.
Gary regularly presents short game seminars to qualified Professionals, and the Professional Golfers’ Association has awarded him the status of Advanced Fellow of the PGA in recognition of his knowledge and experience within the game
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Videos in the app:
Introduction to the linear approach
Drop and stop bunker shots
Bunker faults and fixes
Bunker drills I
Bunker drills II
Bunker drills III
Additional bunker drills
Chip and run shots
Hole out area
Chipping faults and fixes
Greenside long grass
Faults and fixes I
Faults and fixes II
Faults and fixes III
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About Gary Smith
Gary is a highly respected PGA Professional who has been coaching golfers of all levels for over 35 years.
He has 13 years experience working with England’s finest amateur golfers as an English Golf Union Men’s Technical Coach. His experience of county and regional squad coaching is extensive, #and includes Gloucestershire and Glamorganshire, and the EGU South Regional Junior Squad covering Surrey and Hampshire.
He has consistantly been named by Golf Monthly as one of the UK’s Top 25 Coaches. The testimonials to Gary’s coaching, particularly for short game, below show the extent of his reputation with all ages and levels of golfer, so much so that he now passes on his knowledge of, and ground breaking philosophies on pitching, chipping and bunker shots to Qualified PGA Professionals, through 2 CPD Seminars entitled Passion for Short Game and Enhance Your Passion for Short Game.
Awarded Advanced Fellow of the Professional Golfers’ Association 2006
Lecturer for PGA seminar entitled ‘Passion for the Short Game’ 05/06 06/07 07/08 08/09 09/10
Lecturer for PGA seminar entitled ‘Enhance Your Passion for Short Game’ 09/10
Travelling Coach for the victorious England Team – European Team Champions 2005
Travelling Coach with the England Team – Home Internationals September 2005/2006 and 2007
Lead Coach England A Squad 2005 – 2008
Great Britain and Ireland Top 25 Coach as voted by Golf Monthly 2004/05, 2006/07, 2007/08, 2008 – current
English Golf Union England Men’s Squad Technical Coach 1997 – current
Swiss Professional Squad – Short Game Specialist Coach – 2008 – current
English Golf Union A Squad Coach 2004 – 2008
English Golf Union – Pathway to Success – Lead Coach 2008
English Golf Union – The England Experience – Lead Coach 2009- current
English Golf Union Coach South Region – Boys Under 18 – ‘97- current
Golf Monthly Teaching Panelist ‘95- current
Gloucester – A and B Team Coach – Men ‘01- current
Gloucester – Short Game Specialist Coach – Junior ‘01- current
Glamorgan County – Short Game – 2004 – current
Coach to the University of Exeter – World Students Matchplay Champions 2007 – ’06- current
EWGA Super Birdie Girls – Regional Coach – 2008 – current
EWGA Birdie Girls – Under 14 – Regional Coach ‘02-’08
‘Play Better Golf’ DVD/Video in association with Justin Rose Detailed Short Game Instruction ‘03
Co-Presented a CD-Rom/Video for Golf Monthly entitled ‘Play Better Golf’ covering all basic aspects of the golf swing ’97
Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Short game Specialist Coach – Juniors – 2005/06
Somerset – Senior County Team – Short Game Specialist Coach ‘03
Coached Richard Boxall to European Tour Italian Open Victory And Dunhill Cup selection for England
Coached Wayne Riley to European Tour Scottish and Portuguese Open victories and Dunhill Cup selection for Australia
Winner Kenya Open 1975
Represented Great Britain and Ireland in PGA Cup v USA 1986
3 x Winner West of England Championships 1978/79/82
3 x competed in The Open
Vist Garys website for tips or to book a lesson here
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