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The game of golf can be both relaxing and exciting. It can also be one of the most frustrating sports for people of all experience levels. Although it looks simple, golf has many subtleties that take a long time to master. Are you a person who is sick and tired of missing two-foot putts and shanking drives into the woods? If so, you should take the necessary steps to improve your level of skill. Fortunately, there are many ways you can go about doing this. Here is how to get better at golf.

1. Make time to practice
This one is rather obvious. You will never get any better at golf if you only play one time each week. You need to start taking golf very seriously if you are ever going to show some improvement. This means setting some time aside in your schedule to play golf as often as possible. This may be difficult if you work full-time and have kids. However, this is something that you will need to do if improving your golfing ability is something that is very important to you.

2. Hire a professional instructor
You can only learn so much by watching golf instructional videos on the Internet. At some point, you should hire an experienced professional instructor to help you with the various aspects of your game that you are having trouble with. While this will cost you some money, it will be well worth the expense if this instruction makes you a better golfer. A professional golf instructor can watch you and tell you what you are doing wrong. He can then show you the right way to hold the club and move your body when you swing. Mistwood Golf Club is a golf training facility that you should think about visiting. For more information about it, go to

3. Get customized clubs
One thing that is absolutely essential for improving your game is to buy clubs that are custom made especially for you. Do not simply buy your golf clubs off the rack. If you do this, you will never be able to achieve optimum performance in your golf game. There are many places you can go to get custom golf clubs. It is true that custom clubs will be more expensive than standard clubs. You must decide if improving your game is worth spending more money on better equipment.

Damage but not totally damaged. This flower may not be the prettiest of them all, but I find it very interesting.

Photo was taken during our hike to the Guadalupe River last weekend.