Fearless Golf – by Gio Valiante (Hardcover) Description:

Fearless Golf – A detailed plan for conquering the FEAR that sabotages swings and ruins psyches from the pioneering psychologist whose techniques have benefited Davis Love III Justin Leonard and numerous other world-class golfers. As Jack Nicklaus once observed fear is the golfers greatest enemy inspiring Tiger Woods to refuse to give in to this debilitating emotion. It can turn professionals into jelly and dominate the games of most amateurs. It alters swing paths causes tap-in putts to go awry and transforms a golfer from a brilliant shot-maker on the practice range into an incompetent hack on the course. Most golfers understand this but do not have the tools to overcome it. Thats where Dr. Gio Valiante comes in. A pioneering sports psychologist Valiante has studied the sources of an athletes fear investigated the physiological and neurological impact of fear on performance and most important of all developed a groundbreaking program for conquering it. With Valiantes help and by applying Fearless Golf Justin Leonard went from three consecutive missed cuts to three consecutive top tens and Chad Campbell recently moved from 98th in the world to 7th. Davis Love III went from zero wins in 2002 to four wins in 2003 and Chris DiMarco made the 2004 Ryder Cup Team. Emphasizing the need to replace a fixation-on-results with a commitment to mastery of ones body and ones mind Valiantes approach will not only help golfers reach their true potential it will make playing every round fun again. Through concrete confidence and mastery drills he presents specific ways readers can break free of fears grasp and perform at their best–even under the most extreme pressure. With detailed quotes and anecdotes given exclusively to Dr. Valiante from the best players in the game–including Jack Nicklaus Ernie Els and other tour professionals Fearless Golf is the ultimate guide to the mental game the hottest topic in golf today. Fearless Golf – by Gio Valiante (Hardcover)