Tips and news from World of Golf Croyden

More power

Published August 13, 2018

By Jon Woodroffe – World of Golf Master Professional One of the questions we get the most is, how can I get more distance with my golf shots? Basically, nobody is ever happy with the distance that they hit a golf ball, and in most cases, they are not hitting as far as they could. […]


How to play from an uphill lie

Published July 13, 2018

By Jon Woodroffe – Master Professional, World of Golf Though this may surprise you, playing from an uphill lie is probably one of the easiest shots in golf. When your ball is positioned, as you see in picture 1, the thing to remember is that you do not need to change your golf swing. All […]


The Take-Away Check

Published June 10, 2018

By Jon Woodroffe – Master Professional After you have got your address position and grip correct, the next stage where things can go pear shape, is on the take away from the ball. As golf professionals we like to video our students take away. When we play it back to them, it is easy for […]


Warm up routine

Published May 10, 2018

By Jon Woodroffe – Master Professional,  Now we all know that Rory Mcilroy has a detailed and extensive warm up routine before he goes out onto the golf course. Indeed, all tournament professionals do. Any top sports player will have some form of knock up, warm up or kick about, to prepare themselves to play. […]


How to keep your chin up at address

Published April 10, 2018

There is one phrase in golf that makes my blood boil more than any other. It’s when you hear this after a poor shot: “You lifted your head.  Keep your head down”. What a heap of rubbish that advice is! On their next shot, all that happens is the player then forces their chin down […]