Tag Archives: mental game

What you can learn from the new Masters Champion, Sergio Garcia

Acceptance–This was the key mental game ingredient that lifted the new Masters champion, Sergio Garcia, to victory. In his younger days, Sergio Garcia would get upset when the bounces and breaks did not go his way. But as he matured as a person, Sergio Garcia stated that he learned to accept what Augusta National gives […]

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Which is the best emotional response following a missed shot?

Should I show my emotions during a round or stay calm? This is a question that I typically get asked from top level golfers. To answer this key question, let’s examine the winners of the last two events on the PGA tour. Jordan Spieth, winner at the AT&T Pebble Beach Proam, is fiery like a […]

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The Force is your attitude

The new Star Wars movie, Rogue One, is astronomical in terms of its praise and financial success. The Star Wars saga appeals to us in so many ways. Some enjoy the sci-fi aspect and imagine how our lives will be in the future. Others enjoy the cutting-edge special effects. From the start of this series, […]

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Goal setting for the upcoming year

The New Year is approaching, and if you are like me, you are a goal setter.   Goals are essential to our success. Psychologists have studied goal-setting for many years and tout their importance to performance. Specifically, goals get you focused on your task, keep you inspired under difficult times, and foster strategies to attain […]

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Ryder Cup Mental Game of Phil Michelson

I hope you got the pleasure to see the Ryder Cup this past week. Amazing play by the Americans and congrats!!! The person who stuck out most to me during these matches is Phil Michelson. Why?  Because he seems to be able to raise his game in big matches and in big tournaments. He harnesses […]

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Slumpbust like a champion!

Not long ago, Rory Mcilroy was the number one player in the world. With four majors, amazing power and youth on his side, it seemed like Rory would dominate golf for years to come. Then he fell into an amazing putting slump. Rory recently mentioned that he lost his confident so bad that he only […]

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The Michelangelo Effect in Golf

The struggle makes you mentally tough. One of the biggest problems I always encounter when working with young athletes is that the spoiled ones can’t handle the pressure. They get everything they want in life, so that they lack the mental fortitude when a difficulty occurs on the course. J.B. Holmes has had some serious […]

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Dr. Gregg on SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio – Tommy Gainey’s win at the McGladrey Classic

Dr. Gregg was featured again on “Talk of the TOUR” by John Swantek from SiriusXM PGA TOUR radio to discuss Tommy Gainey’s win at the McGladrey Classic. Check out the interview below:

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Dr. Gregg interviewed on SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio – Ryder Cup Pressure

Dr. Gregg was recently interviewed about pressure and the mental game of PGA players in the Ryder Cup on the “Talk of the TOUR” by John Swantek from SiriusXM PGA TOUR radio. You can listen to the full interview below.

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