Golf For Women : Easy-to-follow Instruction from Pro Golf's Leading Tournament Winner
Golf For Women Easytofollow Instruction from Pro Golf's Leading Tournament Winner Author:Kathy Whitworth Women golfers will find the ideal teacher in Kathy Whitworth, winner of eighty-eight professional tournaments--more than any woman or man in golf history. In Golf for Women, she shares her theories, skills, and experiences derived from over 30 years of playing and teaching. — Illustrated with 120 instructional photographs, Golf for Wom... more »en is simple enough for a beginner, but offers advice and techniques that advanced players can use. Each chapter cover a specific fundamental or shot, taking the reader from tee to green in an orderly fashion.
The fundamentals of the Golf Swing: Grip, alignment, stance hand positions and more
Driving: how to add distance without slicing the ball
The mystery of Long Iron Play: tips on a difficult shot
A splendidly written, detailed, well-illustrated book from Whitworth, professional golf's all-time tournament winner with 88 wins. Golf books for women have not been published too frequently. Among the notable golf books are the great "Babe" (Di drikson) Zaharias's Championship Golf (LJ 7/48), Patty Berg (who wrote the for ward to this book) and Tom Cox's Golf Illustrated (LJ 7/50), and Nancy Lopez and Tom Wade's Nancy Lopez's The Complete Golfer (Contemporary Bks., 1989). Whitworth's effort covers everything from fundamentals to more delicate finesse shots.