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Junior Golf Hub Premium is Here!

We are excited to officially announce the launch of JGH Premium!

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#JrGolfHub Championship Wrap-up & Hi Parents!

What a few days at Saucon Valley for the second annual JGH Championship! Oh, and parents... this one is for you!

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Two Big Announcements: Free Trial Ending and Exciting New Features!

September 12th, 2017... The free trial of JGH Premium features is ending and we are releasing new features to the Hub!

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How to Contact College Golf Coaches!

When is the best time to start contact coaches? Here at the Hub, we know the answer is always sooner than later.

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The Process of Putting

"A pre-putt routine helps you stay nice and relaxed so you can make the best stroke possible" - Tiger Woods

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JGH Premium is Almost here!

Enroll early for our special offer and stay tuned for brand new functionalities, including our JGH Tournament Finder, Tournament…

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IMG Academy Junior World Championship

After an amazing week at a championship golf course, we thought we would look at the IMG Academy Junior World Championship…

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Creating Your Junior Golf Hub Profile

So you have signed up to have a profile and represent your game on the Junior Golf Hub... Awesome! What's next?

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Happy Fourth of July!

In honor of the United States' birthday, we decided to take a look into our country's golfing history and the presidents…

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The Push is On!

Treat your summer golf tournament schedule as preparation for college life.

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Three New Partners!

We are pleased to announce that we have teamed up with three new partners, New York State Golf Association, Western New York…

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Do you take practice rounds prior to a tournament seriously?

Establishing productive practice round habits as a junior golfer will enable you to be well prepared for your tournaments…

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When the Road Gets Bumpy…

Your golf road map contains lots of ups, downs, twists and turns. This process will be bumpy, but amazing. Trust us!

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That's a Wrap!

1,260 junior golf competitors, 33 medalists, 15 tournaments, 9 states, and ONE amazing Junior Golf Hub Preview Series!

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Nail Down the Process: On the Golf Course and In the College Recruitment Process

The Junior Golf Hub helps you become more efficient with your time and energy - which means more daylight to play golf in!

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Time for College visits? Do it right!

Time for tournament golf! It's also a great opportunity to utilize your competitive golf travel schedule to look at colleges.

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One left... Whaaaaat?!?!?!

What a weekend in Massachusetts and Wisconsin. Lots of drama - five winners, and two hole in one's.

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The JGH Weekend Wrap-up

Wow, what a weekend! The Junior Golf Hub hosted three tournaments that had the participation of 232 junior golfers in North…

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Wire-To-Wire in Oxnard CA!

Wire-to-wire in Oxnard, California! Both, Scotty and Kate went wire-to-wire to win their first AJGA tournaments.

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Are age groups in junior tournaments important? Yes!

At the Junior Golf Hub, we’re asked questions on this subject all the time: “What tournament should my child play in?

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231 Junior Competitors, 7 Medalists, and 3 JGH Tournaments

What a weekend in Florida and California! 231 Junior Competitors, 7 Medalists, and 3 JGH Tournaments!

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Weekend Recap: Carlton Oaks and Brookhaven

During the second weekend of the Preview Series, we hosted 78 junior golfers at Carlton Hills in California and 77 at Brookhaven…

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Three Down... Twelve to Go!

A weekend recap from the first three tournaments of the Preview Series!

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When College Golf Coaches Are Watching

We connected with some of the top college coaches in the country to compile a list of things to keep in mind when a coach…

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How to Prepare for a Junior Golf Hub Preview Series tournament.

At the Junior Golf Hub, we are so excited to host the AJGA Preview Series this spring and here are four quick keys to help…

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Winning and Success May Not Be the Same

Winning and success may not the same things. And they shouldn’t be.

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Visualize

Great golf doesn’t have to start with a great swing, it starts with a vision, made possible with patience, perseverance and…

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Coaching for Performance vs. Coaching for Development

The name of the game is “score”, golf has always been about scoring not about how beautiful your swing is!

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Our near-term product road map

We have many ideas to make the Junior Golf Hub great, but like building an efficient golf swing, you must start with a strong…

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Laying the Foundation

When it comes to golf or most athletic endeavors, balance is an essential to be able to move dynamically.

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The Bridge to Nowhere

“I know what I just did but I’m not sure how it fits in with my overall development”?

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Our Story

The Junior Golf Hub was founded to solve common industry problems that we noticed after 20 years of working with junior golfers,…

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Close Your Eyes and Feel Your Way to Better Golf

Do you have bad habits in your swing that you just can't seem to get rid of? Old golfing habits die hard! Why can't we put…

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Be Comfortable Being Uncomfortable

Research has shown that we improve when we are just at the edge of our ability level, in other words, outside of our comfort…

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Junior Golf Hub's 2017 Vision

2017: Get ready for everything junior golf in one place.

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Take stock of your game!

Close your 2016 chapter the right way by taking stock of your game with the Player Development System.

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JGH Exhibits at Golf Coaches Association of America.

Here’s a quick update on the latest happenings at the Junior Golf Hub!

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AJGA welcomes the Junior Golf Hub

The American Junior Golf Association has announced that current partner, Junior Golf Hub, an online community for junior…

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Enter the Athlete!

Golf in the 21st century. Enter the Athlete. What do Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Sam Snead, Greg Norman, Tiger Woods, Rory…

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Know the carry distance of every golf club in your bag.

The next time you’re practicing at the range, go through your golf bag to figure out carry distances for every club in your…

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What is Rule 18-2 in golf?

On the 5th hole, during the final round of the 2016 U.S. Open Championship, eventual winner Dustin Johnson was making practice…

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Your golf swing isn’t the problem. It’s your focus.

Most golfers’ first assumption when they’re not hitting the ball well is that something is wrong with their swings. They…

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4 rules and 4 steps to improving your golf game

Improvement is a dangerous word in golf. We often measure improvement with scores and stats, are anxious and discouraged…

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3 types of foods golfers eat for a competitive edge

The Titleist Performance Institute identifies core diet principles for health and performance

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With golf swings, stability is the root of simplicity

When you think of history’s great golf swings, simplicity stands out as the common denominator. It is the simplicity employed…

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Comparison: graphite, steel and composite golf club shafts

The materials built into a golf club shaft have different impacts on the way a ball reacts off the club face. Age, strength,…

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Use this 3-phased approach to develop your putting process

How much practice time should you spend on putting? If 40% of golf is putting, then in theory, 20% of your practice time…

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Clubface angle and the two types of miss

Clubface angle at impact plays a big role in the initial launch of a golf ball. This is something for golfers to consider…

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Why walking is essential to your golf game

Golf was invented long before the invention of motorized vehicles. For that reason, walking is an integral part of the sport—in…

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5 differences between dumbbells and kettlebells for golf training

Dumbbells and kettlebells are very different pieces of equipment. One isn’t better than the other for golf training, just…

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4 ways to develop a shot you can depend on

Players and golfing fans have heard PGA/LPGA Tour players talk about their "go-to shots."

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5 things to watch for when taking a golf practice round

Practice rounds are the most important way to familiarize yourself with the course before a golf tournament.

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Face angle or club path?

What has a greater impact on the launch direction of the golf ball, face angle or club path? Let’s start with a definition.

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4 ways to reduce kids’ exposure to BPA

Everyone knows the importance of staying hydrated on the golf course (although it’s worth repeating).

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