26 May '11, 4pm

MENTAL GAME: Is your head getting in the way of low scores? Here, 10 tips @AlanPittmanGD collected from Dr. Bob Rotella

01 Believe you can win. I still remember my first major, the 1985 city championship in Charlottesville, Va. Back then I didn't play a lot of golf, but I wanted to see how good the players in my town were. I shot in the 80s and finished third from last. When I got done, I decided to follow the leaders so I could see how my game compared. After watching them for 18 holes, my evaluation was this: They hit it farther than I did. They hit it straighter. Their bunker play was fantastic. And they chipped and putted better. But I left there believing that if those guys could win, so could I. I worked on my game, and over time I got better, including one winter when all I did each day after work was hit bunker shots. Eight years after I first competed, I made a 12-foot putt on 18 to win my city championship. 02 Don't be seduced by results. How can Trevor Immelman get to the 18th gr...

Full article: http://www.golfdigest.com/magazine/2009-06/bobrotella_10r...

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