| Swing The Handle Video Collection, presented by Eddie Merrins
Eddie Merrins brings his lifetime of instruction into your home in his comprehensive Swing The Handle Video Collection, 5 Volume DVD or 9 Volume VHS set that covers all aspects of the game from A to Z. Eddie Merrins shares his knowledge of the game utilizing his own revolutionary techniques to produce a mechanically perfect golf swing. Learn how to control your distance, directon, curve, and trajectory simply by :Swinging the Handle" and not the clubhead. Included in the set is a bonus "Tips & Drills" volume. Watch and practice these drills and you will not only lower your scores, but you will have fun doing it! For the price of a single lesson, you will have the Little Pro at your beck and call 24 hours a day.
Eddie Merrins has been playing golf since he was an 11-year old in Meridian, Mississippi. He won the Mississippi state amateur title at 17 and was awarded an athletic scholarship to Louisiana State University after winning the 1950 Jaycee National Junior tournament. He also won the prestigious Western Amateur Championship in 1955 before turning professional in 1957. While Eddie Merrins has won several regional PGA and Open titles, he has devoted the large part of his professional career to teaching. Since 1962 he has been head professional at the Bel-Air Country Club in Los Angeles. In 1975, Eddie also took over the golf program at UCLA, turning it into one of the most successful collegiate programs in the country during his tenure. In 1973 Eddie authored the popular instructional book, "Swing the Handle, Not the Clubhead." This book was the basis for his most current endeavour - the "Swing the Handle" Video Series.
| Video Volumes || |
| Volume I, Fundamentals |
The Little Pro teaches you and Film and Television star Craig T. Nelson a comprehensive yet simple plan to start you on your way to better golf now and for a lifetime. Eddie and Craig take you step by step through the proper way to build a solid base of fundamentals for your game. The four chapters covered in Volume I are: Grip, Set Up, Swing and Hand/Wrist Action. By watching this easy to follow lesson, you'll understand every aspect of correct fundamentals and be on your way to playing your best golf.
Volume II, Cause & Effect
Eddie Merrins has worked with some of the greatest players in the game today. In Swing the Handle Volume II, Cause and Effect, you and Film and Television star Robert Wagner receive instruction from The Little Pro on the how and why of good shots and bad. Eddie shows you and Robert how to execute and control the four key elements of shotmaking. The four chapters covered in Volume II are: Distance, Direction, Curve and Trajectory. By watching this easy to follow lesson, you'll understand how to control your golf ball, hit better shots and be on your way to lower scores.
Volume III, Shotmaking Procedure
Eddie Merrins' understanding of preparation in the golf game is second to none. In Swing the Handle Volume III, Shotmaking Procedure, Singer-Songwriter Mac Davis is The Little Pro's pupil as he gives you a solid plan to improve your shotmaking. Eddie demonstrates to you and Mac the proper way to think and prepare to hit good golf shots. The four chapters covered in Volume III are: Ball, Target, Picture the Shot, and Swing Thought. Watch and enjoy this personal lesson and you'll learn The Little Pro's simple procedure to help you hit better shots more often.
| Volume IV, Playing The Game |
In addition to being one of the top teachers in the game, Eddie Merrins is also an accomplished tournament player. In Swing the Handle Volume IV, Playing the Game, you'll sit in with five-time European Tour winner and Network Golf Analyst David Feherty as The Little Pro shares his extraordinary insight into playing the game. Eddie will take you into the mental and physical side of playing the game to your highest potential from pre-round and pre-tournament preparation through proper stroke and match play strategies. Volume IV has two segments with four chapters each. Segment 1 Goals includes: Shot, Hole, Round, and Tournament. Segment 2 Rewards includes: Short, Medium, Long and Extra Long Term. You'll enjoy Eddie's frank discussion with David and find your golf game moving to the next level.
Volume V, Shotmaking
Eddie Merrins led the UCLA Bruins to a National Championship during his tenure as their golf coach. Eddie has also worked with many amateurs and improved their games. In Swing the Handle Volume V, Shotmaking, you and Television star and Celebrity Golf Tour winner Jack Wagner will learn from The Little Pro as he gives you invaluable lessons in shotmaking.In this lesson, Eddie takes you and Jack through the correct thoughts and execution of specific shots needed during play on a golf hole. In Volume V, the four chapters include: Driving, Approach Shots, Short Game and Putting.
Volume VI, Shortgame
Eddie Merrins has worked with many aspiring junior golfers. His relationship with Bob May started when May was just 11 years old. Along with winning on the European Tour, Bob is also known for his outstanding play while waging an epic battle into a playoff with Tiger Woods at the 2000 PGA Championship. In Swing the Handle Volume VI, Short Game, you'll learn from The Little Pro and his longtime student PGA Tour star Bob May how to quickly improve your short game and lower your score. The four chapters of Volume VI include: Putting, Chipping, Pitching and Sand. This volume contains essential information to help you lower your scores immediately.
Volume VII, Fine Tuning
Eddie Merrins has worked with some of the top players in golf, both on the PGA and LPGA Tours. In Swing the Handle Volume VII, Fine Tuning, you'll learn from The Little Pro as he works with LPGA star and Major Championship winner Helen Alfredsson to get the most out of your golf game. In this lesson, Eddie shows Helen that some minor adjustments can provide major results. The four chapters in Volume VII include: Rhythm, Tempo, Timing and Coordination. Just weeks after filming this volume with the Little Pro, Helen won her 11th tournament on the Ladies European Tour. We know you'll also benefit from this enjoyable lesson in getting your game in top form.
Volume VIII, Make Up of a Golfer
Over the years Eddie Merrins has touched so many students not only in their golf games, but also in their lives. In Swing the Handle Volume VIII, The Makeup of a Golfer, UCLA alum, longtime student and four-time PGA Tour winner Duffy Waldorf works with The Little Pro on what it takes to make a complete golfer. In this lesson, Eddie shows you how integrating many different elements can help you play your best. The four chapters in Volume VIII include: Mental, Physical, Technical and Spiritual. Enjoy this rare look into what it takes to play golf at the very top of your ability.
Volume IX, Bonus! Tips & Drills
Eddie Merrins is a master at knowing just the right drill to correct problems in your game and instill solid fundamentals. You will enjoy dozens of timeless tips The Little Pro has developed over the past 40 years that will help speed your mastery of the game. The Little Pro demonstrates these new and classic drills with his many Tour and Celebrity pupils. He also shares his thoughts on what it takes to become a CHAMPION in the game of golf.
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|Testimonials || |
|"I think Eddie is a great instructor for golfers of all levels-from the beginner to the accomplished player. He has had the experience of playing and doing so, from all levels of the game." |
|"We've been very, very fortunate and the reason why we're very, very fortunate is because of individuals like Eddie Merrins. I would gladly sit down and listen to Eddie Merrins before I would listen to a modern day teacher." |
|"Eddie Merrins is and will go down in history as being one of the best men in golf, and one of the best teachers, and one of the best instructors of anybody that I know. He can take a 100 player and make a 90 player out of him. A 90 player and make an 80 player." |
|"Eddie's foundation has been firm since he started the game and whatever he teaches is very, very solid." |
|"As a tour player, I don't want to hear the swing goes here to there. I mean Swing the Handle, how much simpler can it get? It's very simple. it's quick and to the point." |
|"I think what Mr. Merrins teaches is to be able to repeat the swing over and over again in a very simplistic way." |
|"He's so far ahead of most of these guys that know how to teach...I mean, forget about it! He knows the fundamentals and how to teach the game." |