222 episodes

Golf game off the rails? Sick of riding the struggle bus? You've come to the right place. The Par Train helps frustrated golfers #EnjoyTheRide again, because if you can learn to smile through bad golf, you can smile through anything. The Par Train Podcast unpacks the mental game with PGA Tour Pros, best-selling authors, CEOs, sports psychologists, every day golfers, and more to make the hardest game in the world feel easy and help you finally get back on track. Welcome aboard!

The Par Train - A Golf Mental Game Podcast The Par Train

    • Sports
    • 4.9 • 310 Ratings

Golf game off the rails? Sick of riding the struggle bus? You've come to the right place. The Par Train helps frustrated golfers #EnjoyTheRide again, because if you can learn to smile through bad golf, you can smile through anything. The Par Train Podcast unpacks the mental game with PGA Tour Pros, best-selling authors, CEOs, sports psychologists, every day golfers, and more to make the hardest game in the world feel easy and help you finally get back on track. Welcome aboard!

    #222: Chipping Away - How to Commit Amidst Bone Chilling Fear

    #222: Chipping Away - How to Commit Amidst Bone Chilling Fear

    How do you overcome bone chilling fear and commit any way? How do you leverage golf to help you commit in non golf moments? Ev and Cerm talk through some examples of how golf helped them overcome fear, and how commitment is the only goal in even the highest stress situations (i.e. Enter Evan's story from Tara Iti).


    The Par Train Podcast is brought to you by Rhoback Activewear aka the greatest polos, qzips, hoodies and now SHORTS and JOGGERS in the game. Seriously... we can't take them off. Tap this link https://bit.ly/3myURyP for 15% off (code auto applies in your cart).

    Want to keep your mental game sharp every week in between podcasts? Go to www.thepartrain.com and subscribe to the weekly Train of Thought E-mail Newsletter. One simple nugget, insight, or thought from Ev and Cerm that'll keep your game strong.

    As always, thanks for hopping aboard.

    #EnjoyTheRide

    • 50 min
    #221: Modernize Your Short Game and Mindset with the Short Game Chef

    #221: Modernize Your Short Game and Mindset with the Short Game Chef

    Ev and Cerm declared 2022 as the year of the short game, but there's no reason we can't keep your short games sharp going into 2023.

    Parker McLachlin (@shortgamechef), former PGA Tour Winner and now short game coach (recently started working with Collin Morikawa and many otherS) hops aboard the Train to bridge the short game gap of what we think we should be focused on and what actually works around the greens. Want to know how to lower your handicap this year? This podcast is for you.

    The Par Train Podcast is brought to you by Rhoback Activewear aka the greatest polos, qzips, hoodies and now SHORTS and JOGGERS in the game. Seriously... we can't take them off. Tap this link https://bit.ly/3myURyP for 20% off during Black Friday (code auto applies in your cart).

    Want to keep your mental game sharp every week in between podcasts? Go to www.thepartrain.com and subscribe to the weekly Train of Thought E-mail Newsletter. One simple nugget, insight, or thought from Ev and Cerm that'll keep your game strong.

    Sick of hangovers? Need help boosting your hydration without all the sugar and preservatives? Go to https://curehydration.pxf.io/P0P3xq and enter code TRAIN for 15% off. My favorite flavor is lemon. I've never had a hangover since drinking a packet of cure!

    As always, thanks for hopping aboard.

    #EnjoyTheRide

    • 1 hr 1 min
    #220: Chipping Away - Picking a New Goal to Unlock Your Best Golf in 2023

    #220: Chipping Away - Picking a New Goal to Unlock Your Best Golf in 2023

    2022 was the year of the short game. Ev and Cerm discuss the changes in their game (good and bad) that occurred from having a singular theme for an entire year. They also talked about your messages they received, and the impact you got from joining in on the year of the short game. So what is 2023's theme? Ev and Cerm deep dive into what the new goal will be for this year to unlock all of our best golf. DM Ev and Cerm on instagram to tell them what you think at @thepartrain.

    The Par Train Podcast is brought to you by Rhoback Activewear aka the greatest polos, qzips, hoodies and now SHORTS and JOGGERS in the game. Seriously... we can't take them off. Tap this link https://bit.ly/3myURyP for 20% off during Black Friday (code auto applies in your cart).

    Want to keep your mental game sharp every week in between podcasts? Go to www.thepartrain.com and subscribe to the weekly Train of Thought E-mail Newsletter. One simple nugget, insight, or thought from Ev and Cerm that'll keep your game strong.

    Sick of hangovers? Need help boosting your hydration without all the sugar and preservatives? Go to https://curehydration.pxf.io/P0P3xq and enter code TRAIN for 15% off. My favorite flavor is lemon. I've never had a hangover since drinking a packet of cure!

    As always, thanks for hopping aboard.

    #EnjoyTheRide

    • 53 min
    #219: 6 Fail-Proof Truths to Supercharge Your Golf in 2023

    #219: 6 Fail-Proof Truths to Supercharge Your Golf in 2023

    Want to start 2023 off right? Ev and Cerm dug through hours of interviews from 2022 and picked out their 6 favorite, fail-proof soundbites to jumpstart your new year. Here are the 6 episodes featured in case you want to go back and listen:

    Ev's 3:
    1. Joseph Nguyen episode 215 don’t believe everything you think
    2. Damon Hack episode 211 break free from swing thoughts
    3. Erik Lang episode 180 dear ball, goodbye

    Cerm's 3:
    1. Dr. Bob Winters episode 214 mental game mailbag
    2. LPGA Pro Mina Harigae episode 209 the athlete's mindset
    3. Dr. Bob Rotella episode 172 make your next shot your best shot

    The Par Train Podcast is brought to you by Rhoback Activewear aka the greatest polos, qzips, hoodies and now SHORTS and JOGGERS in the game. Seriously... we can't take them off. Tap this link https://bit.ly/3myURyP for 15% off (code auto applies in your cart).

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    Want to keep your mental game sharp each week? Hop aboard our brand new Train of Thought e-mail newsletter and get one short e-mail from Ev and and Cerm every Monday morning. A quote, thought, or insight they're pondering to start your week off right. Go to www.thepartrain.com and enter your e-mail to subscribe!

    As always, thanks for hopping aboard.

    #EnjoyTheRide

    • 52 min
    #218: The Art of Doing Less with PGA Tour Champions’ Brian Cooper

    #218: The Art of Doing Less with PGA Tour Champions’ Brian Cooper

    Brian Cooper (@briancoopergolf on IG // @coopsgolf on twitter) has won over 30x on various mini tours despite not playing competitive golf until after college. He's been trying to get status on Tour for decades... until a few weeks ago after finishing top 5 in the PGA Tour Champions Q school at age 55. This is a story that we can all relate to. How did Brian not give up? How did he not get in his own way down the stretch with his life long dream in front of him? If you want to play great golf when it means the most to you, this conversation is for you.

    The Par Train Podcast is brought to you by Rhoback Activewear aka the greatest polos, qzips, hoodies and now SHORTS and JOGGERS in the game. Seriously... we can't take them off. Tap this link https://bit.ly/3myURyP for 20% off during Black Friday (code auto applies in your cart).

    Want to keep your mental game sharp every week in between podcasts? Go to www.thepartrain.com and subscribe to the weekly Train of Thought E-mail Newsletter. One simple nugget, insight, or thought from Ev and Cerm that'll keep your game strong.

    Sick of hangovers? Need help boosting your hydration without all the sugar and preservatives? Go to https://curehydration.pxf.io/P0P3xq and enter code TRAIN for 15% off. My favorite flavor is lemon. I've never had a hangover since drinking a packet of cure!

    As always, thanks for hopping aboard.

    #EnjoyTheRide

    • 58 min
    #217: The 4 Foundations Your Game Needs to End Double Bogeys with Jon Sherman

    #217: The 4 Foundations Your Game Needs to End Double Bogeys with Jon Sherman

    Jon Sherman (@praticalgolf on Twitter / @practical.golf on IG / https://practical-golf.com) the #1 best selling author in golf right now with his book the 4 Foundations of Golf hops aboard the Train to help you build a golf game that'll last. Wondering how to eliminate double bogeys? Want to know what things most golfers think are true that are proven wrong by data? Jon has the answers in his 4 foundations of golf:

    1. Expectation management
    2. Strategy
    3. Practice (avoid zombie range sessions)
    4. Sharp mental game


    The Par Train Podcast is brought to you by Rhoback Activewear aka the greatest polos, qzips, hoodies and now SHORTS and JOGGERS in the game. Seriously... we can't take them off. Tap this link https://bit.ly/3myURyP for 20% off during Black Friday (code auto applies in your cart).

    Want to keep your mental game sharp every week in between podcasts? Go to www.thepartrain.com and subscribe to the weekly Train of Thought E-mail Newsletter. One simple nugget, insight, or thought from Ev and Cerm that'll keep your game strong.

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    As always, thanks for hopping aboard.

    #EnjoyTheRide

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
310 Ratings

310 Ratings

Scotty B123 ,

5+

This has helped me frame my mind with golf, and life. Highly recommend.

b_p_j_ ,

Great podcast

Great podcast. Always insightful and good strategy advice.

Rtrtrttbeast ,

I love this podcast

I’ve been listening for about two years now and never miss an episode. The hosts are great, the guests are phenomenal, and the advice is easily the best you’ll get if your mental game is off the rails.

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