Category Archive for "Golf"

Who Is Best At Links Golf?

Jul 13 2016

One of the underrated factors that influences whether a golfer wins major championships is how their game fits with the specific courses…

Review of 2016 to Date: Performance versus Results

May 18 2016

Last week we started to review the first four months of the 2016 season by looking at those who made the largest…

Review of 2016 to Date: Tracking Improvements

May 10 2016

This is the time of the golf season to review performance over the first four months. The early build-up of the Desert…

Can a Masters Rookie Win?

Apr 05 2016

It’s become almost cliché to say a Masters rookie cannot win the event. Not since 1979 when American Fuzzy Zoeller won has…

Bounce Back: Measuring the Flow of Your Rounds

Mar 15 2016

The bounce back by Jordan Spieth in the final round of the 2015 US Open was one of the most impressive I’ve…

Using Performance to Predict Future Success

Feb 24 2016

The first months of any season are a period of optimism. Any off-season changes to equipment, your swing, your technique, your putting…

Adjusting Performance for Context

Dec 30 2015

Underneath everything in golf is a number: total putts, club head speed, yardage to the pin, etc. Golfers, coaches, and analysts have…