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We are always looking for ways to help our members improve their game and learn some tips and tricks along the way. Our blog page features articles that provide valuable information on a wide range of topics for our golf members.

How to Improve Your Golf Swing For Bad Backs

Adopt golf swing techniques that help your bad back in this post from Burl Oaks Golf Club in Minnesota.

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7 Benefits of Custom Golf Club Fitting

Find out every reason you should invest in a custom golf club fitting from Burl Oaks Golf Club in this post that breaks down the top benefits and everything else you need to know.

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How to Practice Golf During the Minnesota Winter

Minnesota winters can be incredibly beautiful and incredibly cold. And all of that cold, snow, and ice can mean less time on the golf course, which is bad for your golf swing! The good news is that there are plenty of ways to work on your golf swing even during the winter months.

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Why Custom Golf Clubs Make a Great Holiday Gift

The holiday season is in full swing (pun intended!) in the Twin Cities, and most of us are feeling the crunch as we look for the perfect holiday gifts for loved ones. But if someone on your holiday shopping list is an avid golfer, finding the best possible gift is easy!

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How to Fix a Golf Slice

Among new golfers and high-handicap golfers, one of the most common frustrations is dealing with a slice. When you’re a leftie, a slice or “banana ball” curves your ball to left, whereas when you’re right-handed, it curves to the right. Depending on whether you’re right-handed or you’re a southpaw, your slice can look a little different, but ultimately, the causes are the same.

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Five Mental Golf Tips

Like every sport, golf is about more than just simple athletics. There’s a mental component to every physical game, and golf is no exception. In many ways, golf has more of a psychological component than most sports. That’s why when you’re working on improving your swing, it’s important to remember the mental side of the sport.

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Do Golf Lessons Really Help?

Have you ever thought about signing up for golf lessons? Don’t make the mistake of thinking they’re just for beginners. It’s a common misconception that if you’re signing up for lessons, it means you’re a novice or you’re a high handicap golfer.

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Best Stretches for Golf

Does your pre-game golf routine involve stretching yet? Incorporating simple stretches into your pre-swing routine can mean the difference between a solid game and a golf injury that puts you off the golf course for weeks.

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Three Reasons Why Golf is Great for Disabled Individuals

Golf is one of those sports that everyone loves. It’s just as great when you’re 80 as it is when you’re eight years old. Whether you’re tall or short, guy or gal, golf is fun, challenging, and great exercise. It’s also a decent way to meet new people.

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Benefits of Coordinating a Corporate Golf Outing

Fall is right around the corner, and pretty soon, the reds and golds of autumn will transform the Minnesota landscape into a magical wonderland. Between the natural splendor and the cooler weather, fall is one of the most enchanting times of year to spend time out on the golf course. What better reason to take your next corporate outing outdoors?

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