April 4, 2009

SOMEONE'S BEEN TALKING TO JESPER PANEVIK:

Lack of concentration 'secret to playing golf': The secret to a perfect golf round could be a lack of concentration, a study shows, in what could be a useful tip for those heading to a course this weekend. (Kate Devlin, 03 Apr 2009, Daily Telegraph)

Researchers found that golfers who focused too much on their technique lost consistency in their game and tended to hit the ball more slowly while putting, psychologists found.

They recommend that sports players try to "distract" themselves from their physical actions to improve their results and claim that the findings could have implications for other sports and even the England football team's inconsistent penalty takers.


Grip it. Rip it. Walk on....

Posted by Orrin Judd at April 4, 2009 6:33 AM
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