“How to Overcome the Power of the Golf Ball,” by Ollen Stephens with Andrew D. Cohn, provides a step-by-step approach for improving your golf game and increasing the enjoyment with every step along the fairway.
“Anything worth obtaining requires a process, golf included,” says the author. “However, the notion that golf is inherently more difficult than other hobbies or occupations is laughable. I believe that any individual can easily learn or improve their golf game.”
The 140-page book gets you started if you’re just beginning the sport. It can also get you started on the correct next step of your improvement process, helping you to transform your game. Hopefully, you will better understand the information you already possess about the game, as the author guides you through the ‘seeing’ and ‘doing’ phases of the game.
It’s the goal that once you hear new information, you can evaluate it both mentally and
physically and use it to change your game. In general, this book offers simple ideas, while attempting to remove the mystery of how to learn golf. “Learn a process to improve,” says Stephens, “and you will learn to play your best.”
The book highlights training and playing experience of legends like Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Bobby Jones, Lee Trevino, Dave Stockton, Annika Sorenstam, and Sergio Garcia. It also builds on teaching expertise of golf Instructional master, including Hank Haney, Stan Utley, Dr. Gary Wiren, Dr. Bob Rotella, Brad Redding, Linda Mulherin, Pia Nilsson, Lynn Marriott, Dr. Greg Rose, and Peter Donahue.
And finally, the “Power of the Golf Ball” draws on success experts like Dan Kennedy, Martin Seligman, Geoff Colvin, Malcolm Gladwell, Timothy Gallwey, Shawn Achor, and others.
Here’s what else you’ll gain from this book.
• To improve, acknowledge where you are now.
• Learn why your current success in life may hinder your success in golf.
• Test when to trust your feelings and your judgment when it comes to golf.
“How to Overcome the Power of the Golf Ball,” by Ollen Stephens, is a must-read for anyone that wants to make lasting improvements in their golf game.
Golf should be a fun, magical, memorable experience; and this book will help guide you toward those goals. “How to Overcome the Power of the Golf Ball” is available on Amazon.com and at other major bookstore outlets.
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Rick Stedman is an avid golfer, RVer, and writer who lives in Olympia, Washington. Rick writes a golf column, “The RV Golfer,” which is published every month in rvlife.com. He can be reached at email@example.com.