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The Key to Tiger Woods' Course Strategy

For the first time, Tiger Woods reveals how he approaches every aspect of the game. From technique and practice sessions to fitness and mental training, this 12-part series gives you exclusive insight directly from the 15-time major champion. http://www.golfdigest.com/tigerwoods

Released on 10/9/2019

Transcript

00:00
[smacking]
00:04
For driving is trying to figure out
00:06
how do I best take advantage of this hole?
00:08
[upbeat music]
00:09
And that's how I look at it,
00:10
and so I play from the green back.
00:13
Where do I wanna miss the golf ball
00:15
to that certain flag, how do I get there,
00:17
and what shot am I gonna play?
00:19
And then that feeds back into what club I'm gonna hit
00:21
off the tee, what swing I'm gonna make,
00:24
what trajectory I'm gonna hit,
00:26
what window am I gonna try and hit it through.
00:28
I'm trying to play the shot that's gonna give me the best
00:30
angle into that flag to that green,
00:33
leave me the best chance so that I can make the best score
00:36
I possibly can on that one particular hole.
00:38
There's a lot that goes into it.
00:40
It's not just tee it in the ground and hit it.
00:44
It is a physical chess match
00:47
and when you hear me say that I've missed the golf ball
00:50
in the correct spots is part of the course
00:53
management side of it.
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