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Go behind the scenes of golf instruction on tour with top 100 instructor Tony Ruggiero.

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    • 4.8 • 71 Ratings

Go behind the scenes of golf instruction on tour with top 100 instructor Tony Ruggiero.

    Commitment To The Plan

    Commitment To The Plan

    Tony sits down with Kolby and Greg to discuss the US Open, the level of commitment it takes for players to compete at the highest level, the value of consistency over time, and how any player is vulnerable to settling into comfort zones after stretches of success. Their conversation is full of insight for all coaches and players.

    • 29 min
    Effective Practice - Doral Round Table

    Effective Practice - Doral Round Table

    Effective Practice - Doral Round Table by Tony Ruggiero [powered by Golf Science Lab]

    • 38 min
    Justin Parsons: Coaching Human Beings

    Justin Parsons: Coaching Human Beings

    Justin Parsons joins Tony Ruggiero, to talk about how to understand the individuality of your players and their tendencies. They share unique challenges with players, as well as coaching from a point of view that is holistic, including aspects outside of golf and their performance.

    Justin shares how he coaches on Tour, uncovers his players’ success and how he believes that by adding changes can also mean taking away from areas that are working. This episode is great for teachers and players who want to look outside the box to improve your game.

    • 31 min
    Adam Schriber: what you need to do to be good at playing and coaching

    Adam Schriber: what you need to do to be good at playing and coaching

    Tony Ruggeiro has Adam Schriber on the podcast, he shares his secrets on developing young players, the key to understanding their patterns developed in a specific age windows, learning movement patterns. They also talk about their ways of solving players' problems, how they keep their players on the track of getting better. This episode is filled with tons of great stories and advice.

    • 30 min
    Brady Riggs: Owning your swing and teaching in our 50s

    Brady Riggs: Owning your swing and teaching in our 50s

    Tony Ruggiero and Brady Riggs talk about how their coaching perspectives have changed in the past two years, and their greatest means to keep learning along with the best advice they received throughout their careers. They talk about the benefit of challenging your own coaching and being wrong, as well as getting fired for being right. This episode is full of great stories, and practical insights.

    Brady Riggs has more than 30 years of experience in golf instruction, Riggs has been named as one of GOLF Magazine’s prestigious Top 100 Teachers in America, and GOLF.com regularly features him in their training and instruction videos online. He has also published more than 200 articles for Golf Tips Magazine and has appeared on the cover more than 12 times. In 2017, Riggs was inducted into the Southern California PGA Teaching Hall of Fame. Currently he’s the Director of Instruction at Four Seasons Hualalai Resort.

    • 32 min
    John Tillery: Managing the Challenges of Coaching on Tour

    John Tillery: Managing the Challenges of Coaching on Tour

    John Tillery, PGA Tour Coach works with Scott Brown, Roberto Castro, Brice Garnett, Kevin Kisner, Rick Lamb, Will McGirt, and Brandt Snedeker as well as mini-tour professionals and up-and-coming collegiate athletes. He’s previously been selected as one of Golf Digest’s Best Young Teachers in America, Golf Digest’s #6 Best Teacher in the state of Georgia and the Georgia PGA Teacher of the Year. Tony and John discuss the many factors of coaching Tour Players, where he starts when working with someone new, how he communicates for effective results, some key factors when dealing with the challenges of the Tour Schedule, and the best way for a competitive player to work. You’ll hear great advice on how to adapt your strategy for the specific player you’re coaching.

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
71 Ratings

71 Ratings

Buttercut59 ,

College Golfer : The Tour Coach Review

Great Listen for anyone looking to improve at all aspects of the game! Definitely makes long car rides more enjoyable.

kyle leeds ,

Get to listening!

If you have any though of playing competitive golf, or coaching competitive golfers you need to listen to this podcast. Its an unbelievable resource filled with decades of tour knowledge and experience. Like and subscribe 😉

Cal_Mitchell ,

Best in the business

Want a professional insight on the PGA? Look no further! Coach Tony does a great job on providing an entertaining podcast with legendary PGA/coaching professionals. While also giving some tips and instruction that can improve your own golf game.

Great job Coach! Looking forward to many more future podcasts!

Cal Mitchell

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