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Fix Your Body, Fix Your Swing

The Revolutionary Biomechanics Workout Program Used by Tour Pros

Joey Diovisalvi and Steve Steinberg

St. Martin's Press

It’s time you had a smooth, fluid swing like PGA Tour pros

Golf tips and swing advice can only take you so far. In order to truly correct a flawed swing, the causes of the problems must be treated, not the symptoms. A bad swing doesn't always mean that you're doing things wrong---it’s just that your body isn’t letting you do things right. By understanding and changing your body you'll be able to correct your mechanics naturally so you can take your game to the next level.

With the exact workouts used by some of the Tour’s best golfers, as well as input and advice straight from the players themselves, this revolutionary golf-fitness book incorporates the latest in biomechanics research to fix swing flaws while strengthening the body’s core and improving strength and balance to help golfers of all levels swing more like the pros.

Beginning with assessments that determine where a golfer’s body is too tight, not strong enough or out of balance, Fix Your Body, Fix Your Swing then provides specific, easy-to-follow exercises that correct whatever problems or limitations were revealed in the assessments. Just three twenty-minute workout sessions a week (only one hour a week!) will help anyone become a better golfer with a healthier, stronger body.


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FIX YOUR BODY, FIX YOUR SWING
1Who Is Joey D.?or ... Why Are You Reading This Book? 
Joey D.," Vijay Singh said with a giant smile on his face. "You sounded taller over the phone."The first time I met Vijay Singh, he insulted me. I instantly liked him.This was back in 2001. He'd heard some good things about me and thought maybe something about this unorthodox golf coach with some unorthodox training methods could help him take his game to the next level. Vijay and I worked together for a few months, and in March 2002 he notched his first tour victory in almost two years by winning the
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REVIEWS

Praise for Fix Your Body, Fix Your Swing

Advance Praise for Fix Your Body, Fix Your Swing:

“I've witnessed first-hand the way Joey works with his players. His workouts are practical, relevant, simple, and entirely golf-specific. This book perfectly captures his passion for---and knowledge of---golf fitness.” ---Zach Johnson, 2007 Masters Champion

“Golf fitness has had a huge impact on professional golf over the past ten years. This book will let you in on our plan to play better and have a longer career. Get to work.” ---Davis Love III, 1997 PGA Champion and one of the all-time money leaders on the PGA Tour

“The science of golf has evolved so much. Joey's twenty-first century approach to the sport will allow any player---at any level---to improve his or her game.” ---Jim Nantz

“Joey keeps his players fresh in mind and in body---and the fitter you are, the better you’ll feel, and the lower your scores will be.” ---Ian Poulter, 2004 and 2008 European Ryder Cup Member

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Joey Diovisalvi and Steve Steinberg

  • Joey Diovisalvi is the head strength, conditioning, and biomechanics coach at the PGA Tour Academy at TPC Sawgrass. He has been on the PGA Tour for over ten years and has worked with dozens of pro players, including Vijay Singh, Ryuji Imada, Pat Perez, and Chris DiMarco. He worked with Vijay Singh for seven years, helping him to become the number one golfer in the world. He lives in Jupiter, Florida.

    Steve Steinberg is a fitness writer and a contributing editor at Men’s Journal magazine. His work has appeared in GQ, Best Life, and Smart Business magazines. He’s also a certified personal trainer and the owner of Black Belt Fitness Personal Training in Waltham, Massachusetts. This is his second book.

     

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Fix Your Body, Fix Your Swing

The Revolutionary Biomechanics Workout Program Used by Tour Pros

Joey Diovisalvi and Steve Steinberg

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St. Martin's Press

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