For many amateur golf players, the bunkers on any golf course are the burial grounds of their scoring hopes. They typically try to muscle the ball out by taking to much sand, and then leave the ball in the hazard. Or, they fail to take any sand, and pick the ball cleanly – which usually … Read moreBunker shot techniques. How to hit a bunker shot easy.
When it comes to choosing – and investing- in the right golf equipment, we recommend you consult a club fitting specialist, regardless of your age or ability level. After all, playing well is about confidence, so having your equipment properly fit your body type, skill level, and swing characteristics is essential. That’s especially true when … Read moreClub fitting at the Leadbetter Golf Academy
Now it’s time to talk about how to hold the putter. Here, unlike in the full swing, a golfer can employ a multitude of putting grips. Again, putting is the most individualistic part of the game. The only rule of thumb is that we want you to adopt the grip that complements your set-up, makes … Read morePutting: the three most popular putting grips
Putting, in its simplest form, is about line and pace. A golfer studies the slopes and undulations on a green to determine where to hit the ball, makes a judgement on how hard to hit it, and then puts his trust in the golf gods. Even the best putting surfaces have inconsistencies, and there are … Read morePutting: The Set-Up and Stroke Action
Her history Ajira Nualraksa, Leadbetter Indoor Golf Academy Bangkok instructor, is a seasoned veteran in the golf industry. Although her coaching career just began in October of 2018, she has been playing since she was a young girl. Ever since she was 13, Ajira remembers looking up to world-renowned instructor, David Leadbetter. She would spend time … Read moreAjira Nualraksa: Instructors spotlight
As well known, how golfer holds the club in his or her hands greatly influences the swing. But beyond that, we would like to point out some subtle, yet important ways the golfer can help his or her swing action – and control the clubface properly – by applying varying amounts of pressure with particular … Read moreWhat is the proper golf grip pressure?
At LGA Bangkok we have a few golf instruction programs available for every level of golfer,- from the total beginner to a touring professional. Just recently we have added 1 month-long, an original David Leadbetter program Learn Practice Play (LPP). Designed for an amateur golfer, busy individual, from beginner to an intermediate, this program allows … Read moreHow to become a better golfer in 30 days
Conveniently located on Sukhumvit 24 in the 5 star Marriott hotel, the Leadbetter Bangkok Golf Academy provides you state-of-the-art indoor golf simulators to improve your game, or simply enjoy a fun day swinging golf clubs with your friends or family. Whether you’re simply looking to a bit more practice or get some golf instruction to … Read moreIndoor golf driving range
At Leadbetter Golf Academy Bangkok we pride ourselves in our instructor certification program and believe that this sets our instructors aside from the competition. Each instructor undergoes an intensive 12 level program working with their director and worldwide head of education alongside attending Leadbetter Golf Academy educational summits to further enhance their learning. David Leadbetter … Read moreInstructor certification program
One of the difficulties in developing a fluid, consistent golf swing is that you’re trying to hit a stationary ball. In other ball-and-stick sports, you’re trying to hit a moving object, and the body intuitively reacts to perform the required motion. The action in these sports usually happens too fast for the conscious mind to … Read moreGolf swing smooth and fluid from the start