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A caddy for your brain! The Golf Smarter podcast has been offering sage advice with a sprinkle of humor since 2005 to help you outsmart the course and maybe even your playing partners. Host Fred Greene swings into action with a guest list that reads like a who's who of golf gurus. From PGA professionals, mental coaches, to fitness experts and other experts, each week they cover everything except how to drive the beverage cart. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting to yell "Fore!", this show is your tee time for a smarter approach to more fairways and greens. So tune in, tee up, and prepare to Golf Smarter, not harder!

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A caddy for your brain! The Golf Smarter podcast has been offering sage advice with a sprinkle of humor since 2005 to help you outsmart the course and maybe even your playing partners. Host Fred Greene swings into action with a guest list that reads like a who's who of golf gurus. From PGA professionals, mental coaches, to fitness experts and other experts, each week they cover everything except how to drive the beverage cart. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting to yell "Fore!", this show is your tee time for a smarter approach to more fairways and greens. So tune in, tee up, and prepare to Golf Smarter, not harder!

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Short Game Technology Finally Enters the 21st Century with Terry Koehler

7/19/2024
GS#345 July 7, 2012 Terry Koehler, CEO of SCOR Golf shares his frustration over the classic design of “scoring clubs”, those critical clubs for under 150 yards, and how there’s been no technology advancement in nearly 100 years. Apparently the introduction of his line of SCOR4161 wedges are receiving the attention they deserve because the improvements of short game performance are documented. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador by introducing a new upcoming episode and receive a choice from these 3 great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER. This episode is sponsored by ONE protein bars. Find all ONE bars at a retailer near you or on Amazon.com This episode is brought to you by Incogni. Use code GOLFSMARTER at incogni.com/golfsmarter to get an exclusive offer of 60% off an annual Incogni plan.

Duration:00:35:47

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Bad Results On The Course Can Also Be The Result of Poor Food Choices

7/16/2024
956: Summary Brinson Paolini, founder of Sharp Focus Golf returns to discuss the evolution of Sharp Focus Nutrition and the launch of Sharp Focus Golf, a website that offers golf instruction from various contributors. The conversation touches on the importance of personalized instruction and the need for golfers to find what works best for them. Brinson shares his own experiences as a Duke University golfer, a professional golfer, and the challenges he faced. The episode concludes with a discussion about the success and struggles of professional golfers like Brooks Koepka and Jordan Spieth. Brinson Paolini discusses his experience playing college golf at Duke University and the influence of his sister, who is an MD and PhD in neuroscience. He highlights the importance of incorporating neuroscience into golf instruction and the power of simple, effective techniques. Brinson emphasizes the significance of the setup in improving performance and preventing injuries. He encourages golfers to focus on nutrition and hydration for optimal performance on the course. Takeaways Two ways to become a Golf Smarter Ambassador and receive a choice of one of these great prizes including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER. This episode is brought to you by Incogni. Use code GOLFSMARTER at incogni.com/golfsmarter to get an exclusive offer of 60% off an annual Incogni plan.

Duration:00:46:29

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Popping Up Your Tee Shots? Tee It Up Higher! featuring Frank O'Connell

7/12/2024
GSfMO#344 July 31, 2012 Frank O'Connell discusses the importance of setup, posture and alignment in correcting inconsistent ball flight. Frank stars in a GolfSmarterTV video that focuses on how to hit straighter drives. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador by introducing a new upcoming episode and receive a choice from these 3 great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER. This episode is sponsored by ONE protein bars. Find all ONE bars at a retailer near you or on Amazon.com This episode is brought to you by Incogni. Use code GOLFSMARTER at incogni.com/golfsmarter to get an exclusive offer of 60% off an annual Incogni plan.

Duration:00:37:53

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Insights and Advice for Greater Distance & Control Off The Tee

7/9/2024
955: Jim Waldron of BalancePointGolf.com discusses various topics including hitting the driver longer, all the buzz about the mini driver, tips on setup adjustments, such as widening the stance and tilting the shoulders, to improve distance and control. Waldron emphasizes the importance of a full turn in the swing and proper synchronization of the arm motion with the pivot. Overall, the conversation covers techniques and strategies to enhance performance in golf. Jim and Fred Greene also discuss the importance of arm motion in the golf swing and how it affects clubhead speed, including the role of flexibility and mobility in improving golf performance. They then shift the conversation to the topic of the yips and how different putter styles, such as broomstick putters, can help golfers overcome this issue. They also discuss the potential impact of AI on the game of golf. When Jim joked about the use of AI robots on the golf course, Fred talked about a recent video called “Golf Tech is Hidden in Plain Sight!” by Marques Brownlee, a high profile tech reporter/influencer. Want to work with Jim on your mechanics or getting rid of the yips? Find him at BalancePointGolf.com. Takeaways Two ways to become a Golf Smarter Ambassador and receive a choice of one of these great prizes including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER. This episode is brought to you by Incogni. Use code GOLFSMARTER at incogni.com/golfsmarter to get an exclusive offer of 60% off an annual Incogni plan.

Duration:00:57:36

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More Mental Keys to Improve Your Golf (pt2) with Michael Anthony

7/5/2024
GSfMO#342 July 17, 2012 Michael Anthony, mental coach for average golfers and Olympic athletes returns in this Members Only episode for part 2 of his keys to help you make pressure shots, eliminate fears, make more putts, shrug off bad shots and increase your confidence. Find more at https://MentalKeys.com Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador by introducing a new upcoming episode and receive a choice from these 3 great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER. This episode is sponsored by ONE protein bars. Find all ONE bars at a retailer near you or on Amazon.com This episode is brought to you by Incogni. Use code GOLFSMARTER at incogni.com/golfsmarter to get an exclusive offer of 60% off an annual Incogni plan.

Duration:00:44:59

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Improve Your Performance with Helpful Data & Metrics Provided by ShotScope

7/2/2024
954: Gavin Dear of ShotScope returns to talk about their latest golf GPS watch and rangefinder. Gavin shares the features of the V5 watch and the Pro LX rangefinder, as well as the software that allows golfers to track their game and improve their performance. They also talk about the importance of data in golf and how ShotScope provides insights and analysis to help golfers make informed decisions. The conversation covers handicap benchmarking, strokes gained, and the battery life of the watch. Overall, ShotScope offers a comprehensive and user-friendly solution for golfers looking to track and improve their game. Two ways to become a Golf Smarter Ambassador and receive a choice of one of these great prizes including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER. This episode is sponsored by ONE protein bars. Find all ONE bars at a retailer near you or on Amazon.com This episode is brought to you by Incogni. Use code GOLFSMARTER at incogni.com/golfsmarter to get an exclusive offer of 60% off an annual Incogni plan.

Duration:00:46:15

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The Mental Keys to Improve Your Golf with Michael Anthony

6/28/2024
GS#341 July 10, 2012 Whether you are trying to break 100, are on the Tour, or somewhere in between, Michael Anthony, mental coach for average golfers and Olympic athletes has keys to help you make pressure shots, eliminate fears, make more putts, shrug off bad shots and increase your confidence. In the first of 2 conversations with Michael he shares how to optimize the chemistry of your brain which can take away your ability to consistently perform at the highest level. Next week is part 2 on this topic with Michael. Learn more at http://MentalKeys.com. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador by introducing a new upcoming episode and receive a choice from these 3 great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. This episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER for 10% off. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER.

Duration:00:33:36

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A Loose Grip Is The Correct Grip for Better Ball Striking with Duke Perrin

6/25/2024
Concierge Golf Instructor Duke Perrin, who is also co-coaching at the First Tee North Coast with host Fred Greene, joins us to discuss their experience and the importance of teaching life lessons through golf. Duke shares his encounters with golf legends Tony Manzoni and Ken Venturi. The conversation touches on the challenges of keeping kids engaged during lessons and the impact of the First Tee program on underserved communities. Duke also talks about his experience as a concierge golf instructor, teaching high-profile clients, including rock stars, celebrities, and wealthy individuals in a private and exclusive setting. He also discusses his teaching philosophy, emphasizing the importance of clear communication, proper grip, and relaxed swing. Two ways to become a Golf Smarter Ambassador and receive a choice of one of these great prizes including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER for 10% off. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER.

Duration:00:43:19

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More Swing Change Analysis with Jim Waldron

6/21/2024
GSfMO#340 Jim Waldron of the Balance Point Golf Schools returns for Part 2 to provide more analysis of Tiger’s swing changes and how you can learn what making changes can do for your game. http://BalancePointGolf.com You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Deadline to register is July 1, 2024. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador by introducing a new upcoming episode and receive a choice from these 3 great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Take advantage of this limited time offer! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. This episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER for 10% off. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER.

Duration:00:45:32

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Playing 18 at The Historic Olympic Club’s Championship Lake Course

6/18/2024
953: Golf Instructor Erik Schjolberg returns this week, but this time host Fred Greene joins him at the Olympic Club in San Francisco to play 18 holes the historic Lake Course. This venue has hosted five US Opens and will also be the site of the 2028 PGA Championship and the 2032 Ryder Cup. They were playing with Erik's wife and a friend. Fred and Erik only recorded starting at the 14th hole, and it's been edited to focus on Erik's teaching and how they each played the last 5 holes. Erik's started a new online Academy at Skool.com/ejsgolf and his website is EJSGolf.com. Go to this episode's blog post at GolfSmarter.com to see some of the photos from our round. Fred wants to know if you like listening to these recordings of his rounds with teachers and manufacturers. Was this entertaining? Educational? Interesting? Let him know @golfsmarter on Social media or write in to golfsmarterpodcast@gmail.com You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Two ways to become a Golf Smarter Ambassador and receive a choice of one of these great prizes including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER for 10% off. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER.

Duration:00:46:00

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Can Swing Changes Really Lower Your Score? Featuring Jim Waldron

6/14/2024
339 June 26, 2012: Jim Waldron of the Balance Point Golf Schools is not only recognized as a top instructor, but he’s also a student of the swing throughout the history of the game. During the 2012 season he kept a very close watch on the effect of Tiger’s swing changes. Basically, there are 4 types of swings that have won on the Tour. Jim breaks down each, what they entail, and who has had success with using those swing styles. You have to decide which style is best for you, then find a teacher who understands why it will improve your game. http://BalancePointGolf.com You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador by introducing a new upcoming episode and receive a choice from these 3 great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Take advantage of this limited time offer! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. This episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER for 10% off. This episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER.

Duration:00:31:09

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Golf Is Hard! But It Doesn't Have To Be If You Know What To Fix...with Erik Schjolberg

6/11/2024
951 Erik Schjolberg shares insights on golf teaching methods, common mistakes, and the mental approach to the game. He emphasizes the importance of external focus, low point issues, and the distinction between practice and play. The conversation also delves into the nuances of golf, the importance of striking the ball well, and the impact of expectations and warm-up sessions on performance. Takeaways ***Summary and Takeaway were AI generated from riverside.fm, our recording platform.You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Two ways to become a Golf Smarter Ambassador and receive a choice of one of these great prizes including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This week’s episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This week’s episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This week’s episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER for 10% off. This week's episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER.

Duration:00:50:31

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A Golf School Like No Other From a Teacher Like No Other - Tony Manzoni (RIP)

6/7/2024
613 January 30, 2017: Tony Manzoni makes his final appearance on Golf Smarter before he passed away in October the following year. In this episode, he’s here to announce the launch of his new golf school in La Quinta, CA that never got a chance to take off. Tony’s teamed up with two other Palm Springs area legendary coaches, Garry Hopkins and Davey Evans! Tony's book, "The Lost Fundamental: One Simple Move, Better Golf Forever" is available on paperback or digitally for Kindle on Amazon. The video he created of the same name is only available on a private YouTube channel. Please write to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com to gain access. You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador by introducing an upcoming episode and receive a choice from these 3 great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Take advantage of this limited time offer! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This week’s episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This week’s episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This week’s episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER (*one word) for 10% off.

Duration:00:37:08

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The Compelling Journey to Play America's Top 100 Courses...In One Year!

6/4/2024
950: Jimmie James shares his compelling new book 'Playing From the Rough: A Personal Journey Through America's 100 Greatest Golf Courses'. It's the story of James' journey to play the top 100 golf courses in the United States in one year, starting with Augusta National. The conversation covers James' experiences at Augusta, his goal to play the top 100 courses, and the challenges and triumphs he faced along the way. James also discusses the contrast between his upbringing in poverty and his experiences at exclusive golf courses, highlighting the progress that has been made in the world of golf. The conversation explores the themes of empathy, progress, and the power of human connection. The conversation also touches on the challenges faced by African-Americans in the past and the progress that has been made. The power of golf as a metaphor for life is discussed, emphasizing the resilience and determination required to overcome obstacles. At the end of the episode, Fred shares an episode from his wife's podcast "In This Story...by Joanne Greene" where she reflects on their recent journey of the Civil Rights Tour in Georgia and Alabama. Takeaways ***Summary and Takeaway were AI generated from riverside.fm, our recording platform. You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Two ways to become a Golf Smarter Ambassador and receive a choice of one of these great prizes including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This week’s episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This week’s episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This week’s episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER for 10% off. This week's episode is brought to you by Mint Mobile. For a limited time all Mint Mobile wireless plans are $15 a month when you purchase a 3-month plan. To get this new customer offer and your new 3-month unlimited wireless plan for just $15 bucks a month, go to MINTMOBILE.com/GOLFSMARTER.

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Pt2- Taking Your Game to a New Level - One Club at a Time with Tony Manzoni (RIP)

5/31/2024
595 June 6, 2017: Beyond being a great golfer and teacher, Tony Manzoni had so much more to his life than the game. In this conversation we get into an interesting discussion of what it’s like to live in the shadow of a high profile father, then pursuing a career choice in the same field. Examples discussed include Steph Curry and Frank Sinatra Jr. We then continue to discuss taking your game to the next level one club at a time. The focus of the conversation is how many situations require wedges. Tony's book, "The Lost Fundamental: One Simple Move, Better Golf Forever" is available on paperback or digitally for Kindle on Amazon. The video he created of the same name is only available on a private YouTube channel. Please write to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com to gain access. You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador by introducing an upcoming episode and receive a choice from these 3 great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Take advantage of this limited time offer! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This week’s episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This week’s episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This week’s episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER (*one word) for 10% off.

Duration:00:59:44

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Unlocking The Golfer’s Athletic Potential with Proteus featuring Founder Sam Miller

5/28/2024
949: Summary Our guest is Sam Miller, Founder and CEO of Proteus. Proteus is a fitness technology that specializes in precision fitness, athletic training, and physical therapy services. While primarily a B2B product, Proteus is developing a remote training program for consumers, specifically for golfers. It offers a hardware system with a touchscreen and a library of performance tests. The tests measure multi-planar, rotational, and functional movements to provide targeted, personalized training insights. Proteus also functions as a resistance training tool, providing constant resistance throughout the range of motion. It has been used by athletes in various sports and has shown significant improvements in performance. Proteus is a tool designed to unlock athletic potential and improve performance. It is not just for beach muscles but for athletes of all ages. Takeaways ***Summary and Takeaway were AI generated from riverside.fm, our recording platform. You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador this month (May 2024) by introducing an upcoming episode and receive ALL 3 of these great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! US residents only Take advantage of this limited time offer! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This week's episode is brought to you by PXG! Game changer has been thrown around so much, it’s lost its meaning. I was impressed with the results of my fitting and think the P X G Driver will be a game changer for me. Check it out for yourself. Learn more and get free shipping on all equipment at PXG.com/smarter and use code smarter at checkout. That’s PXG.com/smarter, code smarter for free shipping on all equipment. This week’s episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This week’s episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This week’s episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER (*one word) for 10% off.

Duration:00:47:43

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Invitation to Portugal for a Golf Smarter Adventure

5/24/2024
tmigolf.com/golfsmarter We're thrilled to invite you and your partner on an unforgettable Golf Smarter Adventure to Portugal from September 3-15, 2024! Experience the perfect blend of golf, relaxation, and romance as you explore one of Europe's top golfing destinations together. Non-golfers are welcome and encouraged to join us as host Fred Greene and his wife Joanne (non-golfer) will lead the way! It's an ideal opportunity to play on some of the most stunning courses, enjoy luxurious accommodations, and immerse yourself in the rich culture and breathtaking landscapes of Portugal with a loved one. The adventure is nine days, which starts and ends in Lisbon. After 1.5 days of sightseeing in the Capital city, we'll take a 2.5 hour private bus down to the coast to Vilamoura. We'll have lots of laughs, some great golf swag, and you'll even be present for a Golf Smarter recording session! Secure your spot today and be part of this incredible adventure as space is limited to 12 travelers! Deadline to register is July 15, 2024. For more details, download the informational PDF, and to reserve your place, visit tmigolf.com/golfsmarter or write to golfsmarterpodcast@gmail.com. Prices are listed in English Pounds so that we can get the best exchange rate possible. Not included are roundtrip airfare, caddies, and gratuities. Many forms of payment are accepted. Don't miss this chance to create lasting memories with fellow Golf Smarter listeners. We can't wait to see you in Portugal!

Duration:00:10:56

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Play Golf At The Next Level! One Club at a Time with Tony Manzoni (RIP)

5/24/2024
594 May 30, 2017: Tony Manzoni returns to discuss tips, insights, and strategies on how to be more consistent with each golf club in your bag. In this episode we explore improvements with your putter, 8 iron, and lob wedge. We’ve scheduled to have him come back next week to discuss more wedges, long irons, hybrids, fairway metals, and drivers. You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Two ways to become a Golf Smarter Ambassador and receive a choice of one of these great prizes including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! *US residents only. Take advantage of this limited time offer! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This week's episode is brought to you by PXG! Game changer has been thrown around so much, it’s lost its meaning. I was impressed with the results of my fitting and think the P X G Driver will be a game changer for me. Check it out for yourself. Learn more and get free shipping on all equipment at PXG.com/smarter and use code smarter at checkout. That’s PXG.com/smarter, code smarter for free shipping on all equipment. This week’s episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This week’s episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This week’s episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER (*one word) for 10% off.

Duration:00:50:47

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100 Ideas for Creating Your Own Golf Bucket List with Author Jeff Thoreson

5/21/2024
948: Summary In this episode Jeff Thoreson discusses his book 'The Golf Bucket List' and shares his experiences and recommendations for golf destinations. He emphasizes that golf is a lifestyle and opens doors for travel and personal introspection. Thoreson's book is not just about the courses to play, but the experiences and emotions that come with them. He highlights the importance of being present and taking in the surroundings when playing iconic courses like St. Andrews and Sawgrass. Thoreson also mentions other notable golf destinations such as Bandon Dunes, Pinehurst, the Robert Trent Jones Trail in Alabama, and the courses in Northern Michigan. He concludes by discussing the variety of golf experiences available in Florida, Wisconsin, and the Coachella Valley in California. Takeaways ***Summary and Takeaway were AI generated from riverside.fm, our recording platform.You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador this month (May 2024) by introducing an upcoming episode and receive ALL 3 of these great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! * US residents only Take advantage of this limited time offer! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This week's episode is brought to you by PXG! Game changer has been thrown around so much, it’s lost its meaning. I was impressed with the results of my fitting and think the P X G Driver will be a game changer for me. Check it out for yourself. Learn more and get free shipping on all equipment at PXG.com/smarter and use code smarter at checkout. That’s PXG.com/smarter, code smarter for free shipping on all equipment. This week’s episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This week’s episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This week’s episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER (*one word) for 10% off.

Duration:00:43:17

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If Tiger Asked Tony Manzoni for Help, What Would He Say?

5/17/2024
457 October 7, 2014: Tony Manzoni, author of The Lost Fundamental, discusses what's ailing Tiger and what advice he'd give if Tiger called. You're invited to our next Golf Smarter Adventure! We’re going to Portugal September 5-13, 2024! This is a couples trip, so non-golfers are also invited to join Fred and his wife (non-golfer) for 9 days that includes 3 rounds of golf (more if you'd like), exceptional sightseeing, and fun activities. Learn more and register at tmigolf.com/golfsmarter. Become a Golf Smarter Ambassador this month (May 2024) by introducing an upcoming episode and receive ALL 3 of these great gifts, including: • A private link to Tony Manzoni’s video “The Lost Fundamental”. • *A pack of 8 Flightpath Golf Tees. A Tee Above All. Learn more at https://flightpathgolf.com. • *A Glove + Glove Compartment from RedRoosterGolf.com where you can now choose from a large variety of styles of gloves in 34 sizes! * US residents only. Take advantage of this limited time offer! Request to introduce an episode to GolfSmarterPodcast@gmail.com. Follow @golfsmarter on Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube for daily highlights and helpful insights from our interviews on the podcast. We also post articles and video shorts on LinkedIn @FredGreene (from Novato, CA). This week's episode is brought to you by PXG! Game changer has been thrown around so much, it’s lost its meaning. I was impressed with the results of my fitting and think the P X G Driver will be a game changer for me. Check it out for yourself. Learn more and get free shipping on all equipment at PXG.com/smarter and use code smarter at checkout. That’s PXG.com/smarter, code smarter for free shipping on all equipment. This week’s episode is sponsored by PutterCup! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off your order. And combined with the discount you get with the Pressure Putt Combo, you’ll really save! Go to puttercupgolf.com and use code GOLFSMARTER to get 20% off. This week’s episode is sponsored by Indeed. Please visit indeed.com/GOLFSMARTER and get a $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT. Terms and conditions apply. This week’s episode is also brought to you by Modern Mammals. Go to modernmammals.com and use code GOLFSMARTER (*one word) for 10% off.

Duration:00:28:59