It sounds overly cliche to say this, but golf is mental. Not necessarily in the sense that you have to be a little sadistic to play it, though that may be true as well. What I mean is that it’s more of a mental challenge than it is physical.
Juggling a golf ball on the face of your club became significantly more popular when Nike released a commercial of Tiger Woods doing it in the late 90s. It's not a skill that helps to improve your actual golf game at all, but it looks cool.
Chris Zugel is the superintendent at the Straits Course at Whistling Straits in Haven, Wisconsin. Whistling Straits is currently ranked the #21 golf course and the #3 public course in the country by Golf Digest.
Alex Beach is the 2019 PGA Professionals National Champion. He’s a graduate of the PGA Golf Management Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is currently a PGA Teaching Professional at Westchester Country Club in New York.