Tee time: Beginner golf tips
RACV Royal Pines Resort golf teacher Mark Gibson outlines the basics for newbies to the game.
What’s the first thing a newbie needs to know?
Golf is a lot simpler than most people think. It’s not difficult to hit a golf ball if you’ve the basics covered.
What are the ‘basics’?
A neutral grip, good posture to help with swing and projecting the ball (flighting it accurately), balance and core strength for power.