Ryan White – My Journey To Becoming A Black Belt Golfer

Posted by on Aug 14, 2013 in Blog, Golf, Golf Psychology, Martial Arts | 0 comments

 Part 4: At Age 14, A Difficult Decision To Follow My Dream…  Looking back at my childhood, it was full of fun, and playing and excelling at many different sports played a large part in that. I was a great hitter in baseball due to all of the practice that I did at the batting cages, and I was lucky to be blessed with great reflexes. I made the All Star league in the final year of playing baseball.  I was also a decent martial artist growing up, again mostly due to a...

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Ryan White – My Journey To Becoming A Black Belt Golfer

Posted by on Jul 10, 2013 in Blog, Golf, Golf Psychology, Martial Arts | 0 comments

Part One: How I Overcame Challenges To Develop A Winning Golf Mindset  For those of you that are regular visitors to the site you may already be familiar with me and have read my “about” page. In this first in a new series of blog posts, I am going to share that story in much more depth – my aim in doing so is to hopefully inspire and motivate you to see what is possible for all of us when we apply the right mindset and attitude to our golf game....

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Do You Have Focus?

Posted by on Feb 9, 2012 in Blog, Exercise, Golf, Martial Arts, Mental Health, Physical, Spiritual | 0 comments

Do you have focus? One of the great benefits of being a martial artist is the ability to truly focus.  It takes focus whenever you are training in the do-jo, and there is always an instructor/Master watching over you to make sure that you are properly doing the exercise and that the focus is there.  Even more so during advancement in belt level is the focus absolutely crucial, culminating in the board breaking.  You can have the most powerful technique but if you do not...

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The Balancing Act

The Balancing Act

Posted by on Oct 26, 2011 in Blog, Exercise, Golf, Martial Arts, Physical | 0 comments

Are you doing the balancing act with golf?  One of the great benefits from the Black Belt Golf System is learning balance through martial arts for the golfer.  If you were to ask the best instructors in the world what are some the key aspects that have to happen to make your golf swing solid and to hit solid shots, they would tell you balance.  If the golfer gets off balance anywhere in the golf swing, it makes it very challenging to hit great golf shots.  With this in...

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The Focus of Golf and Martial Arts

Posted by on Sep 29, 2011 in Blog, Golf, Martial Arts | 0 comments

In martial arts, we work a lot on targets, especially with focus mitts. We do this to simulate hitting a target at will. This is a very important drill in martial arts because you can have the most effective technique in the world, but if you cannot hit the target that great technique is thrown out the window. Golf is very similar — you can have the best swing in the world and have the best ball striking ability, but if you do not aim correctly and hit your target,...

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