Dr. Bob Rotella is one of the hottest performance consultants in America today. Among his many professional clients are Nick Price, Tom Kite, Pat Bradley, John Daly, and many others. In Golf Is Not A Game Of Perfect, Rotella -- or "Doc," as most players refer to him, goes beyond just the usual mental aspects of the game and the reliance on specific techniques.
Rotella creates an attitude and a mindset about all aspects of a golfer's game, from mental preparation to competition and with a conversational fashion in a dynamic blend of anecdote and lesson. Rotella helps golfers improve their golf game and have more fun playing. Some of his maxims include:
Filled with delightful and insightful stories about golf and the golfers Rotella works with, Golf Is Not A Game Of Perfect will improve the game of even the most casual weekend player....Continua
I've never even touched a golf club, but this book has a lot of great advice applicable to many other areas of life.
Dr Bob mainly uses anecdotes to make his points, personally I found some real valuable tips that have both improved my game, and enabled me to enjoy it more.
- Always focus on a specific, small target, not just 'down the fairway'
- Stay 'In the moment', forget about the last shot and the shot after the current one.
- Don't get angry when you hit a bad shot, it happens. If it didn't then you, not Tiger Woods, would be on course to be a billion dollar athlete.
Quite a short book but well worth it...Continua