Golf Putting

  • Gonçalo DiasEmail author
  • Micael S. Couceiro
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)


This chapter introduces golf putting by describing its movement phases and all other relevant details. As such, we describe how we can learn this skill of driving in different conditions of practice variability, thus showing the ‘science’ behind this action. To do this, we will use the area of motor control and explain how players can optimize their learning performance and address the constraints that emerge from the task and environment.


Golf putting Variability Constraints Performance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sport Sciences and Physical EducationUniversity of CoimbraCoimbraPortugal
  2. 2.Ingeniarius, LdaMealhadaPortugal

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