Swing Surgeon - Don Trahan Peak Performance Golf Swing

The home of the original body-friendly golf swing. The Peak Performance Golf Swing that is the culmination of 40 years of golf experience. Don Trahan, PGA Master Professional, has spent over half of his life perfecting the golf swing as an instructor and a competitive golfer. Traveling the world, Don Trahan has helped thousands of golfers enjoy the game of golf and end their frustrations. You can join the thousands of success stories. Open your mind to a new way of playing golf!

Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 24 November 2016
Comments: 10
Your stance is very important. Rotational swingers want you to bend your knees, snap your knees, etc. If you think snapping knees is good, look what it did to Tiger Woods. Quiet knees are the key to good shots. Too much movement in your knees (or Crazy Knees) will cause bad shots.
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 22 November 2016
Comments: 1
Shoulder Movement in the Backswing, this topic comes courtesy a Surgite in our ongoing segment of In Your Own Words. If you are new to Swing Surgeon, "In Your Own Words" is where we highlight questions and content from our readers that we have not covered on our blog or when someone asks a very good question that should be shared. With the... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 19 November 2016
Bad habits with grip can complicate your swing. Re-gripping (Milking) the club is a problem I see in leasons. When you change you grip, you change your setup. Setup determines the motion. Milking the club can send your shots all over the course because you will effectively change the face angle of your club at impact.
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 31 October 2016
Comments: 6
A topic that revolves around the Big A - alignment. Learn to diagnose your swing on the tee and all over the course. After you make a bad shot - or at least what you think is a bad shot - check your alignment! Your finish is also a big indicator as to how bad or good your setup was for your golf shot. If you have problems coming to a comfortable... Read More
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 29 October 2016
Comments: 7
Introducing a new drill that was developed during one of my recent lessons with a regular student. In conjunction with the bump, bringing down the club from the top of the backswing this is a lag drill to keep control of the club at the start of the swing.
Authored by: Don Trahan
Posted on: 25 October 2016
Physical limitations can plague anyone, but it is is not the end of your golf game. In the Peak Performance Golf Swing, we learn to work around the limitations you may have. Today we have a great story from a recent school where we had a student with a restriction with one of his arms that prohibited him from having full extension of one arm. The... Read More