Hello and welcome to Flaghunters ! It is a privlage to bring to you this powerful insight into playing better Golf. In all my years of being in the game of Golf from competing at a high amateur level, to caddying, teaching, and being a overall Golf geek, I have an insatiable, curiosity driven desire to get down to the bottom of what it takes to truly get better playing the game of Golf that we all unconditionally love. This has been one of the greatest journeys of my life and I am deeply grateful for all that Golf has given me. Thank you for joining me in this incredible journey. This is my ever evolving love letter to Golf. Jesse Perryman P.S. Please Rate, Review and Subscribe !
Harnessing the Mind's Power: Karl Morris on Transforming Your Golf Game Through Psychological Mastery
54:52Unlock the secrets of your golf game's mental landscape as we welcome Karl Morris, a sage in the realm of sports psychology, to our Flag Hunters Golf Podcast. Prepare to redefine your approach to the game as Karl unveils the intricacies of the mind's influence on every swing, putt, and drive. This episode promises to equip you with an arsenal of strategies, from setting potent intentions to nurturing a resilient golf identity, ensuring you'll leave with the tools needed to transcend the technical traps that ensnare so many players.Imagine reshaping the very narratives that dictate your performance on the fairway. Through our conversation with Karl, we unearth the profound impact of the stories we tell ourselves, and how simple shifts in perspective can turn a golfer's tale from one of struggle to triumph. We also delve into the art of gratitude, exploring how this powerful emotion can not only enhance your enjoyment of the game but also sharpen your focus and execution under pressure. By embracing a spirit of thankfulness, you'll learn to play with a full heart and a clear mind.Our journey with Karl doesn't stop at mindset shifts; we also pay homage to the legends of golf coaching, like John Jacobs, whose insights remain as relevant as ever in today's data-driven world. We scrutinize the delicate dance between the science and artistry of golf instruction, highlighting the transformative coaching programs that Karl has developed for those eager to elevate their game. If you're ready to challenge conventional wisdom and embrace a holistic approach to golf, this episode will be your caddy for mastering the psychological fairways and greens that lie ahead. We thank Taylor Made and Adidas for their incredible support and to reach us:[email protected] OR Instagram @[email protected] OR Instagram @elitegolfswing.comLastly, be sure to check out Karl’s amazing Podcast called, “The Brain Booster”. I listen every week and it is a must if you want to get an incredible education on how to improve on and off the Golf course !https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-brain-booster-improve-your-mental-golf-game/id1258525394
Elevating Your Game: Markus Westerberg on Mastering Golf's Mental Edge and the Power of Self-Awareness
53:58Unlock a deeper understanding of golf's mental aspects with the wisdom of Markus Westerberg, a seasoned professional and esteemed author of "The Golfer's Sixth Sense." Our latest episode is a treasure trove for golf enthusiasts and anyone eager to harness their inner strengths, as we converse with Markus on self-awareness' transformative power in the sport. His profound insights and over a decade of professional experience shed light on the pivotal shifts reshaping golf instruction and practice habits, promising to elevate your approach to the game.As we navigate the mental labyrinth of golf with Markus Westerberg, you'll be fascinated by the practical strategies and psychological nuances discussed. From the paradox of the golf swing to embracing the sport's inherent unpredictability, we cover the gamut of mental challenges that can make or break a golfer's performance. Our conversation illuminates the mind-body connection, the role of subconscious learning, and the compelling concept of meta-awareness, which could revolutionize your self-coaching. Markus’s pioneering perspective is not just about golf—it's a philosophy that can be applied to any aspect of personal growth.Wrapping up our exploration, we peer into the future of golf instruction with an eye on the importance of intention, the productive use of the ego, and the joy of progress through dedicated practice. Markus shares invaluable advice for those on a quest for improvement both on and off the course, reminding us of the deeper satisfaction that comes from mastering the greens. Join us for this engaging discussion with Markus Westerberg that promises to resonate with your own pursuit of excellence, whether you're a weekend warrior or a seasoned pro on the fairways. To find Markus, go to www.markuswesterberg.com. To find Justin, email him at [email protected] OR on Instagram @elitegolfswingTo find Jesse email him at [email protected] OR on Instagram @flaghuntersgolfpod
The Dance of Golf Mastery with Coach Mike Malaska
58:22Unlock the wisdom of golf instruction with Mike Malaska, as he shares his transformative journey from baseball diamond to the golf course. Our conversation with the acclaimed coach unveils the profound philosophies that drive his approach, shaping the way we think about nurturing talent and customizing coaching to fit the mold of each unique player. This episode isn't just about improving your swing—it's an exploration of the intersections between mental fortitude, physical technique, and the pure joy of the game, all guided by Mike's seasoned insights.Feel the thrill of competition as we dissect the psychological prowess of golf legends like Jack Nicklaus, revealing how elite athletes transform pressure into peak performance. Mike's personal anecdotes and the tales of those who've walked the fairways before us shed light on the invisible forces at play in a golfer's swing—the momentum, gravity, and instinctual adjustments that often go unnoticed. As we navigate through the complexities of golf swing concepts, our discussion underscores the importance of embracing golf as an art, trusting one's body to perform the dance between control and letting go.Let's demystify the jargon and tech advancements in golf, picking apart the language and the latest gear that promise to elevate your game. Mike's insights into equipment, particularly the drivers that offer forgiveness on mishits, will change how you perceive your toolkit on the course. Wrapping up with a nod to Mike's educational platform, we spotlight the resources available to golf enthusiasts seeking structured yet passionate learning. Join us for a session that pays homage to the transformative power of golf, inspiring you to pass on the love for the sport to the next generation of players. To best find Justin, email him at [email protected] or on Instagram @elitegolfswing. To find me you can also email me at [email protected]. You can as well find me on Instagram @flaguntersgolfpod
Discovering Golf's Natural Rhythm with Shawn Clement's Holistic Approach
57:48Unlock the secrets of the golfing masters with Shawn Clement, the holistic golf coach and Director of Development at Royal Quebec Golf Club, as we traverse the less-trodden path of golf instruction. Sean's treasure trove of insights on Wisdom in Golf unveils the full spectrum of the sport, bridging the gap between the science of swing mechanics and the art of harnessing your body's natural movements. Our candid conversation with Shawn touches on everything from the importance of an intermediate point for accuracy to the unexpected power derived from leg pumping, mirroring the dynamics of skateboarding and BMX biking, a testament to Sean's innovative and comprehensive approach to the game.Golf aficionados, prepare to challenge your paradigm with discussions that defy conventional golf wisdom. We examine the significance of a dynamic stance, the historical evolution of golf techniques, and the necessity of aligning golf club fitting with a player's true swing. Shawn shares anecdotes of misguided fittings and the pivotal role of clear communication between fitters and instructors, providing invaluable lessons that ensure your next trip to the clubhouse equips you with the perfect arsenal for your golfing journey.As we close the tee box on this episode, the warmth of gratitude and anticipation of future dialogues with Shawn Clement radiate through. The camaraderie and respect shared between us all underscore the community spirit at the heart of golfing. Join us for this exploration into the deeper aspects of the sport, and walk away with a fresh perspective that could very well reshape your approach to the green. Be sure to go to www.wisdomingolf.com to see Shawn’s amazing website ! To get a hold of Justin, you can email him at [email protected] OR on Instagram @elitegolfswing.
Mastering the Short Game: Expert Tips from Parker McLachin, the Short Game Chef
54:26Unlock the secrets to a killer short game with the wisdom of Parker McLachlin, the Short Game Chef himself, in our latest podcast. We're dissecting the fine art of wedge play, covering everything from the right selection of wedges to the mental strategies that'll shave strokes off your score. Whether you're facing frosty fairways or sunny swathes, Parker's insights are your ticket to turning that dreaded chip shot into your secret weapon.Embark on a journey that begins a mere 100 yards from the green, where I regale you with tales of my short game evolution under the tutelage of golf legend Paul Azinger. Discover the pivotal role of self-belief, grip nuances, and tempo in mastering your wedge game. Through anecdotes and expert advice, we lay out a blueprint for amateurs and pros alike to revolutionize their short game approach, ensuring you leave the course with a sense of triumph and a newfound zest for the game.The episode rounds out with a deep dive into the technicalities of wedge features, like grind and bounce, and how these could be the game-changers you need. Listen as we draw on personal experiences and the savvy plays of pros like Max Homa to illustrate the profound difference the right equipment makes. And for those hungry for more, Parker gives a taste of the exclusive content and community waiting in his Short Game Chef monthly membership. Swing by our podcast for a session that's all about transforming your wedge play from an afterthought to an ace up your sleeve.
Integrating Mind and Body: The Journey to Holistic Golf Mastery with Justin Tang and Jesse Perryman
1:22:48Embark on a transformative journey with us, Justin Tang and Jesse Perryman, as we unveil the secrets to a more holistic golf game that melds the physical finesse of swings with the subtle art of mental mastery. This year, we're digging into the core principles that make all the difference on the golf course, dissecting the dynamics of ball-then-divot contact, and celebrating the unique anatomy of each golfer. We're also peeling back the layers of the mental game, shining a light on internal narratives, and the profound impact of surrendering to the process.We're not just talking about another year of typical golf instruction; we're ushering in an era of personalized coaching that gets to the heart of what makes you tick on the course. From discussing the ground-breaking insights of EA Tischler to Dr. David Wright's innovative approaches, we're tapping into a network of experts who've revolutionized the game. And it's not all swing mechanics; we're diving deep into the essential mental and emotional components, talking visualization, stories we spin in our heads, and the art of staying present amidst the drive to improve.Finally, we celebrate the shared journey of learning and growth within our vibrant community of golf enthusiasts. We're not just flag hunters; we're wisdom gatherers, drawing from the expertise of greats like Butch Harmon and the inquisitive minds of tour players and listeners alike. This is a tribute to the joys of the game, the quest for mastery, and the personal evolution that happens when you dare to step outside your comfort zone and onto the fairway of progress. Join us for a year of breakthroughs and camaraderie on the Flag Hunters Golf Podcast.
Charting Our Course: Reflecting on the Flag Hunters Golf Podcast Path and Setting Intentions for the Year Ahead
10:31As your go-to companions on the fairway, Justin and I are tipping our caps in gratitude to you, the cornerstone of the Flag Hunters Golf Podcast community. Your enthusiasm and insightful feedback have shaped our mission, leading us to golf's brightest minds and most engaging conversations. From the outset, this podcast was a beacon for golfers like us, seeking to refine our swings and strategies after time away from the greens. Our latest episode is a heartfelt reflection on our journey so far and a toast to the future, where we'll bring even more wisdom and motivation to your golfing pursuits, from the psychological to the nutritional.Embark on a transformative year of golf with targeted intentions and actionable plans, whether you're polishing your game under the summer sun or keeping the chill at bay in indoor practice sessions. We're rolling out a series of fitness-focused content designed to amplify your physical edge, while also making sure those braving colder climates have the tools to maintain their edge indoors. For a dose of daily inspiration or to share your latest hole-in-one, swing by our Instagram—it's the virtual clubhouse where we gather, grow, and celebrate every victory on the course. Join us, and together let's navigate the fairways of progress and passion in the game we love.
Enhancing Your Golf Swing and Mindset: EA Tischler's Guide to Body-Specific Technique and Mental Resilience. Part two.
1:10:38Unlock the secrets of a powerful golf swing as EA Tishler, a pioneer in golf coaching, joins us to dissect the intricacies of the game. Discover how to harness your body type for sustainable speed and learn why a one-size-fits-all approach to golf can do more harm than good. With our in-depth conversation, we're not just offering swing advice; we're rewriting the rulebook on how to achieve your best performance on the green.Feel the mental muscles flexing as we tackle the philosophical side of golf, emphasizing the importance of mindset, pre-acceptance, and the art of staying present. Whether you're navigating the mental hurdles of a competitive round or seeking to enter the coveted flow state, our discussion provides strategies to strengthen your mental game, transforming the way you approach each shot. EA's insights serve as a beacon for golfers looking to conquer the psychological aspects that are so pivotal to the sport.As the episode concludes, I share exciting news about my new platform, MakingYourGolfSimple.com, and extend a heartfelt invitation to join me for a round of golf amidst the stunning vistas of Monterey. This episode isn't just about improving your golf swing; it's a celebration of the game's camaraderie and the shared journey toward mastery. Swing by for this engaging exchange that's sure to resonate with golfers seeking to elevate every facet of their game.
Unearthing the Science and Spirit of Golf: Pro Tips from EA Tischler on Swing Techniques and Athletic Mindfulness
1:06:27Get set for an enlightening journey into the intricate world of golf as we chat with golf instruction extraordinaire, EA Tischler. Prepare to be amazed as EA unveils his multidisciplinary approach to coaching, with a special focus on neurobiology, biomechanics, and mindfulness. Uncover the secrets of becoming a meta-aware golfer and understand the crucial role of physical well-being in enhancing your game. EA's personal experiences with golf legends like Phil Mickelson, Scott Simpson, and Peter Jacobson are sure to inspire and educate.In this episode, we discuss everything from golf swing biodynamics to player analysis, golf swing torque, and ground forces. EA's insights reveal misunderstood concepts such as vertical forces and early extension, commonly referred to as "goat humping." We also delve into the subject of golf certification, different swing techniques, and their impact on a player's performance. You'll hear about renowned golf instructor Ben Doyle's influence, the idea of an "athletic sequence," and understanding one's unique pattern in golf. Whether you're a golf enthusiast or a professional player looking to improve your technique, this episode is a goldmine of information. Not only does EA shed light on the intricacies of golf instruction and swing techniques, but he also shares his experiences coaching players like Scott McCarron and Brent Jobe through their injuries to peak performance. Brace yourself for an enlightening conversation that's guaranteed to enrich your golf knowledge. Don't miss it!
Redefining Golf Mastery: Embracing Self-Coaching and Transcending Traditional Methods with Fred Shoemaker and Justin Tang
1:13:08Prepare for a transformative journey into the art of golf with internationally renowned golf teacher, Fred Shoemaker. Brace yourself as we flip the script on traditional golf coaching, questioning its efficacy and unraveling a world of self-coaching and personal discovery. Drawing from Shoemaker's enlightening works, "Extraordinary Golf" and "Extraordinary Putting," we explore how to play limitless, free from external outcomes, and how to tap into your unique potential. Our co-host, Justin Tang, seasoned golf coach, enriches the conversation with his vast knowledge and experience, bringing a fresh perspective on golf.Ever thought about the fine line between coaching and teaching in golf, or how self-awareness can significantly level up your game? Engage with us as we delve into these thought-provoking themes, focusing on empowering golfers to unleash their 'bodily genius.' We challenge the norms, advocating for a learning environment that fosters exploration, creativity, and mistakes. Get ready to redefine your understanding of satisfaction and contentment in golf, embracing a holistic approach that goes beyond just 'fixing' and 'improving.'But that's not all! We also uncover the role of the mind in golf, discussing how detachment from negative thoughts can enhance your performance. We further explore learning beyond mere information assimilation, stressing the importance of being present and deeply connected to enhance any skill. Revisit the famous "club throwing drill" and delve into the impact of pre-shot routines. We round up the conversation with Fred Shoemaker discussing his upcoming coaching program and new book, emphasizing the power of language and the art of listening in coaching. By the end of this enlightening episode, you'll be ready to approach your golf game and life with a brand-new perspective.