Tip No. 1
Get on the golf course. If you spend too much time on the practice area, you can easily lose interest.
Tip No. 2
Walk the golf course. You will not develop your game to the highest potential if you ride around the course in a golf cart. If you're old enough to swing a golf club, you should be walking and strengthening your legs.
Tip No. 3
Great performances start with a great attitude. The foundation of a great attitude consists of having positive thoughts. A junior golfer who can roll with the punches during a couple of difficult situations can still come out of it with a can-do attitude, and will have a much better chance to move on than the junior who decides to nurse a wounded ego.
Tip No. 4
Know precisely the distances each of your clubs carry a golf ball. Once you have a reasonably accurate idea of those distances, a yardage finder will be beneficial on the course. For an experienced junior golfer, a yardage finder is an essential part of your golf equipment.
Tip No. 5
There comes a time when you should seek a certified junior golf coach that has been trained to coach kids, is experienced coaching juniors, has a proven track record of success and remains positive at all times.
Tip No. 6
Develop the athlete. The better athlete you become, the more likely you'll be an athletic golfer. I encourage you to play other sports even if they are just recreational. The new breed of junior golfers is fitter, stronger and more powerful than ever.