Sean Foley: The Power Of Intention

Copy the mentality of a tour pro to hit shots like they do.

Released on 10/9/2015

Transcript

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Golfers ask me all the time,
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what is the difference between
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what a Tour player does mentally,
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and what does an amateur do mentally?
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And I think one of the things that
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we all have to work on, as players,
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is realizing that the water, and the bunker,
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and all of these things are such bullies.
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And, the more we focus on them, they become our intent.
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The power of intention is me,
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really recognizing truly what it is I need to do.
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So, I need to get the right club for the shot,
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be able to gauge the wind.
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Once I went through my decision-making,
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the next key is, as I walk in to the ball,
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I have to trust what I've been working on,
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and the overall mindset that I want the athlete to have,
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whether it's my players on tour, or you watching this,
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is you have to hit the shot with courage and bravery.
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After you've done that with full commitment,
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the key to keep moving on and to be successful
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as a player, is to accept the consequences and do it all
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again down the fairway or on the putting green.
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So, you cannot hit each shot with enough
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courage and bravery, and remember,
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the bully hardly ever punches back when you face it.
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