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Schedule practice time

Let us know how long and what days you can practice by adding it to your practice calendar.

Get practice suggestions

Each time you schedule more practice time, we'll suggest what to practice based on your time available and area of focus.

Take the Suggestions With You

The Practice Planner makes it easy to print your practice session or email it to your phone to take to the range.

Track your practice

Your practice schedule works all parts of your game while focusing on the part of your game that needs the most work. Track your practice time to make sure you are focusing on the parts of your game that will lower your scores.

The complete game improvement plan

Upgrade to the Pro Plan to include step by step drills and tips for improving your game.

Maria's practice drills not only help you find problems with different aspects of your game, they help you fix the issues that are causing higher scores.

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What do I get with a membership?
- Email a Top 50 instructor
- Schedule, log, and analyze practices
- Track your scores and handicap
- Access golf videos
- Free video series on short game
Who is Maria Palozola?
- Top 50 LPGA Instructors in the World
- A Golf Digest Top 10 Teacher in Illinois
- A Golf Magazine Top Teacher in the Midwest
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