Tour Tempo: Golf’s Last Secret Finally Revealed
Used by beginners through Major Championship winners on the PGA Tour, and validated by Yale University.
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Rev up your backswing for 20 more yards. A new method for measuring swing tempo proves that your swing is too slow, and that the secret to more distance is simply a matter of stepping on the gas.
The man who’s spent his life studying the tempo of the world’s best players explains what it is and why it’s so important. Does a petite LPGA pro really swing the club at the same rhythm as Tiger Woods?
Thanks to John Novosel’s research in the 2004 book Tour Tempo, we know that virtually all good golf swings are built on a 3-to-1 ratio. No matter how fast or slow these swings are, the backswing takes three times as long as the downswing.
After studying film and video footage of many of the game’s best players, Novosel realized that virtually every top golfer has the same swing tempo: The backswing takes three times as long as the downswing.
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Compared with the quick-jerk artists at your neighborhood range, the best players in the world seem to swing in slow motion. But the truth is that they are completing their swings much faster than it seems.
Tempo is an omnipresent element of the golf swing. It is a crucial part of the swing, although the common wisdom is that each golfer possesses an individual tempo that cannot or should not be altered.
NOW, HIT EVERY SHOT IN GOLF TO THE TEMPO OF THE TOUR PROS
AND WHEN YOU DO, GREAT RESULTS FOLLOW…
“TOUR TEMPO is an exciting breakthrough in golf instruction, the most revolutionary work to be published about the golf swing since the beginning of golf as we know it.” — Doubleday Books
Learn how to correctly integrate the Tempo of the Tour Pros into your swing. Over 100,000 golfers, including Major Championship winners, have improved their games by using Tour Tempo. In addition, Tour Tempo has been validated by an Independent Scientific Study by the Departments of Physics and Biomechanics at Yale University.
In this breakthrough book, John Novosel and Sports Illustrated writer John Garrity explain exactly how to achieve Tour Tempo. Through clear, step-by-step instruction, golfers are taught how to master two basic drills to synchronize their swings. Included with the book is a revolutionary instructional CD-ROM, featuring videos that illustrate exactly how to learn the tempo secrets of the tour pros, and a calibrated soundtrack that you can use while practicing at a driving range or in your living room.
TOUR TEMPO: GOLF’S LAST SECRET FINALLY REVEALED
TOUR TEMPO 2
TOUR TEMPO 2: THE SHORT GAME & BEYOND applies John Novosel’s revolutionary golf swing tempo theory to the so-called “scoring shots” — the putts, chips and pitches from 60 yards or less that make up the majority of strokes played in a round of golf.
The full swing is explored in several chapters that pick up where the first book left off, including a cutting edge revelation – about how you can combine Physics and Tour Tempo to achieve a consistently powerful golf swing that you might never have thought possible!
In addition, TOUR TEMPO 2 includes a download link to the new short-game tones and instructional videos that explain exactly how to incorporate them into your golf game. Simply by practicing to the short-game tones, the weekend golfer can master the correct rhythm in minutes.
“Since Eisenhower took to the links, there have been two important golf instruction books: Five Fundamentals, by Ben Hogan and Herbert Warren Wind, and Tour Tempo, with John Novosel playing the Hogan role and John Garrity as Herb. TT2 is clearer yet. It’s like a wonder drug.” — Michael Bamberger, author of To the Linksland