Golf for Beginners

Previous Podcasts


Find all of our previous golf podcasts here!


10-25-05 - Our first ever podcast!

10-30-05 - Our Second podcast-still podcast newbies!



01-15-06 - Podcast discussing all things golf. This week, Shigeki Maruyama among other stories.

01-22-06  - PGA and LPGA Tour events and warmups for the golf course.

01-29-06 - Golf forum talk, left-handed golfers, John Daly, The Daly Planet, hole-in-one, blogger weekly, Sergio Garcia, Jerper Parnevik, Phil Mickelson, golf hangman trivia game



02-05-06 - Golf as a sport in the 2008 Olympics? It could happen! Talk about Bubba Watson, Phil Mickelson at the FBR Open and Tiger Woods' try for win number two of 2006 at the Dubai Desert Classic

02-12-06 - "When Is Someone Considered a "Golfer", Pebble Beach Celebrity Pro-Am and Michelle Wie, Morgan Pressel Catfight

02-19-06 -  LPGA's SBS Open, newcomer Joo Mi Kim wins in playoff, Paula Creamer, Ai Miyazato and Morgan Pressel are among new breed of businesswomen in LPGA, Loren Roberts makes it three-for-three in Champions Tour, Tiger Bows Out of Nissan Open, Mickelson and Singh in Celebrity Golf Deathmatch and this week's golf tip!


02-26-06 - Battle of the Sexes debate, elimination of Tiger Woods, Vijay Singh, Phil Mickelson at the Accenture World Match-Play Championships, Michelle wie's impressive run at the Fields Open, Morgan Pressel, Natalie Gulbis,'s sexiest females, TrionZ magnetic/ionic bracelet, and golf tips


MARCH 2006

03-03-06 - Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson Duel at Doral, What is Tiger Woods' perfect day?, LPGA puts themselves into the Oscar Celebrity Giftbags, Cosmonauts hit golfballs into space, Bill Clinton and the "Battle of Medway", and John Daly's singing


03-12-06 - Myrtle Beach


03-19-06 - The Lower Hudson Valley/Journal News PGA Golf Show, our discussion with hypnotist and mind coach Pete Solana, golf tips, the mental game, this week's training aid (the impact bag, and our discussion about finding your golfing mate online


03-26-06 - Interview with trick-shot artist Tony Musto, a.k.a. Deuce Mulligan, is the LPGA invading the PGA tour and training aids for better balance and 


APRIL 2006

04-02-06 - Practice routines on the driving range, our picks for the 2006 Masters, brush tee review

04-09-06 - Tiger Woods not the only "cat" on the golf course, play extreme golf, putting tips and ... what's YOUR handicap?


04-16-06 - Hogan Edge & Adams Idea hybrids, golf tips, putting tips and is Lorena Ochoa following Mickelson's lead?


04-23-06 - Sting headlines Tigerjam in Las Vegas, South Korea woos Michelle Wie, Jack Nicklaus goes fishing and golf tips


04-30-06 - Interview with a PGA Professional (part 1), U.S. Open Qualifying, golf tips for the tee box and a different way to hit the fairway!


MAY 2006

05-07-06 - Interview with a PGA Professional (part 2), Michelle Wie makes golf history, impact tape and Barry dodges flack about the tee box 


05-14-06 - The mental game gets a workout on this week's Golf for Beginners podcast. Sports psychology made easy!


05-21-06 - We've gone cellular, mental game tips, golf etiquette and no Sybase Classic Interviews from us thanks to the LPGA

06-04-06 - Sorenstam versus Wie: the ratings tug-of-war, American Express' Women's Golf Week and golf tips on staying cool


JUNE 2006

06-11-06 - Take the Golf Digest challenge, golf tips on improving aim and posture and Barry dodges another email "bullet"


06-25-06 - Phil Mickelson's course management mistakes at the U.S. Open can help you play smarter, baseball swing versus golf swing and become a better golf ball striker


JULY 2006

07-02-06 - Putt and chip better this season. Who knows? Maybe your short game will one day resemble Annika Sorenstam's! Also, which golf ball is best


07-09-06 - Golf tips from U.S. Women's Open champion Annika Sorenstam. Tom Watson and Ernie Els give us stroke-saving advice 


07-16-06 - Four words that don't belong on a golf course, handicap, course and slope rating and Dear Abby(?)


07-23-06 - Strategies that helped Tiger Woods win the British Open, golf equipment tips for beginners and GASP before every swing


August 2006

08-06-06 - Ben Hogan's "secret", Butch Harmon's golf tips around the green and spice up those leftovers! Blend equal parts LPGA with Champions Tour!


08-13-06 - Frustration-avoiding mental game tips, fade that golf ball and the Rules of Golf made simple


08-16-06 - How to measure a golf hole at a time, the rangefinder, Annika Sorenstam's golf tips on tempo and the rules of golf made simple



08-27-06 - Tiger Woods' golf tips on mental toughness, what happens if you hit the wrong golf ball and why was it decided that a round of golf be 18 holes?


September 2006

09-03-06 - Butch Harmon's golf tips on wagering and rules regarding the flagstick


09-10-06 - An easy golf tip from "A Gentleman's Game", golfdust review and what to do if your golf ball lands on a yardage marker



10-15-06 - Bill Clinton relates how his golf game mimics his life, Marriott and Nilsson's easy way to improve your concentration and punch your way out of trouble


November 2006

11-19-06 - Ipod golf tips for the driving range and Barry and I battle over practice techniques.


GFB Bunker Tips - Golf tips to go: greenside and fairway bunker tips. Quick golf tips to improve your game. Take them to the practice range or listen before a round of golf 


December 2006

12-10-06 - Nicklaus and Leadbetter putting tips, Annika Sorenstam keeps it simple and a training aid that will also keep you dry: Umbrella Plus!