About Biv Wadden

Biv Wadden is a Class A Teaching Professional with the PGA of America, and a Level 9 Certified Clubfitter with the Association of GolfClub Fittting Professionals (AGCP). He provides golf instruction and custom clubfitting to his students in the western and northern suburbs of Chicago.
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PGA Merchandise Show – Golf Course Architect Interview

Interview with Noted Golf Course Architect Jason Straka Jason Straka of Fry Straka Global Golf Course Design discusses how the business of golf course design has gone global, along with his involvement in the design of Erin Hills, site of the 2017 US Open. Prior to my career teaching golf, I was a member at […]

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The Finish to the Golf Swing Is a Key Fundamental!

The Ball Has Already Been Hit…Why Is The Finish So Important? I often hear from students:”The ball has already been hit…why is the finish important?” In this video segment I will show you how the sustained rotation of the left shoulder into the finish is so critical to the clubhead squaring off and producing a […]

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A Dramatic Improvement in my Flightscope Performance!

What’s a Flightscope? It’s a radar unit designed to track the complete flight of a golf ball from the point of initial impact to where it finally lands on the ground. But this radar is not the kind your local police officer uses to give you a speeding ticket. Its far more sophisticated. Its a […]

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For Tiger – 2007 Was a Very Good Year!

This swing is vintage 2007. At this point in time, Tiger had worked with Hank Haney for a nearly five years and had comfortably settled into a swing that in my opinion was virtually perfect. In his 16 starts on Tour that year, his adjusted scoring average was 67.79. He won 7 of the 16 […]

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Learn to Form a Perfect Grip!

Introduction to the Grip – My Preference For Choosing the Overlap Grip "Good Golf Begins With a Good Grip!" Ben Hogan was absolutely right on this and the grip is so important to the proper functioning of the golf swing that I’ve created a three-part video series that covers every detail necessary to teach you […]

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