The ever fascinating Fred Shoemaker shakes things up

  I posted this clip on my Facebook page Wednesday and it sparked some debate among a couple of high profile instructors about the difference between 'what's correct' and what makes a student—in this case, Golf Channel's Damon Hack—just feel good. Check out the video of Fred Shoemaker on The Golf Channel. To me, it demonstrates why I believe Fred is arguably the greatest coach in golf who operates under the radar. Fred's approach is … [Read more...]

Secrets of a successful faux camping trip

I respect camping, but I don’t love it. Attempting to back a borrowed tent trailer into a campsite every year is the most stressful moment of my entire year—as my wife tries unsuccessfully to guide me in, and the kids laugh at my ineptitude. I find many parts of camping really annoying. However, this year I loved camping. Now I will share the secret to enjoying camping for folks similar to me who prefer cottages and room service to sleeping … [Read more...]

O’Connor Communications

Relationships grow businesses. And strong relationships depend on effective communication. At O’Connor Communications, we help our clients communicate and connect with consumers, business and media. With expertise in public relations and award-winning content creation/management, we help you build and sustain key relationships that grow your business. Our services include: Enhancing, improving and protecting the public profile of … [Read more...]

The Golf Communications Experts

O´Connor Golf Communications is Canada's most experienced golf communications consulting company. Since 2000 we have surpassed our clients´ expectations with our in-depth industry knowledge, extensive media relationships across North America, and proven strategies. By developing your story, we connect you to your target audience. Our current and past clients include respected names such as Nike Golf Canada, ClubLink Corporation, the … [Read more...]

The Mind Game Part II: Hosel rockets made me a killer!

Performance Coach Paul Dewland is coaching me on the mental side of the game, and I’m sharing my little victories and agonies with you through the magic of blogging. Content Rating: Contains violence. I had lopped off its head. Any golfer who has battled the hosel rockets has had the feeling that he could really lose it, but to have it come to this… even I was stunned. I was playing with my parents, Margaret and Dennis, and my brother Pat at … [Read more...]