About Rod Marshall


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Rod has been a member of the Australian PGA since 1986. Since then Rod has been a career PGA teaching professional. Rod spent his first 10 years as the head teaching pro at Ivanhoe G.C, followed by 10 more years as the head teaching professional at the Brighton Golf Academy.

Rod is now an instructor at the VietUc Golf Academy which is based at the Phuong Dong driving range in Hanoi, Vietnam.

He has also spent 8 years working as a golf club technician for several major companies, including, Spalding, Taylor Made, Cobra as well as Henry Griffitts. Rod has a wealth of knowledge in the area of golf club construction, as well as club fitting.

Rod is also the founder and webmaster of Golf Lessons Online



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Wrist hinge


  • Rod shows us a tip on how to judge the correct time to hinge our wrists on the backswing in this free video.

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    Connection and timing


  • Rod shows us an exercise on how to improve our connection and timing with this free instruction article.


  • Chicken wing


  • Rod demonstrates a simple exercise to help fix the dreaded chicken wing in this free video.

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    Correct wrist hinge


  • Rod demonstrates how to achieve the correct type of wrist hinge with this free instruction article.


  • Chipping


  • Rod teaches us about the chip and run shot vs the lofted chip in this free video.

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    Backswing weight shift


  • Rod teaches us a drill to help our backswing weight shift with this free instruction article.


  • Backswing Pivot


  • Rod gives us a drill to help to fix a backswing reverse pivot in this free video.

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    Distance from the ball


  • Rod gives us a simple tip to help with our distance from the ball with this free instruction article.


  • Fling the aiming stick


  • Rod shows us a simple exercise to improve our takeaway in this free video.

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    The release


  • Rod demonstrates a drill to help improve our release through impact with this free instruction article.


  • Putting Plum Bob Method


  • Rod teaches us the plum bob method in this free video brought to us by VITV.


  • Course management


  • Rod talks to us about club selection from the tee with this free video brought to us by VITV.


  • Grip


  • Rod teaches us how to grip the club effectively with the help of a coat hanger with this free video.


  • Uneven lies


  • Rod teaches us how to play from uneven lies with this free video brought to us by VITV.


  • Wedge bounce


  • Rod teaches us all about wedge bounce with this free video brought to us by VITV.


  • Downswing


  • Rod gives shows us an interesting drill to help connect our hips and clubswing throughout the downswing in this video.


  • Impact Zone


  • Rod shows us a great drill to help with our impact zone in this video.


  • Pivot motion


  • Rod shows us a drill to help perfect our pivot motion in this video.


  • Backswing downswing transition


  • Rod shows us a drill to help with our backswing downswing transition in this video.


  • Impact position


  • Rod uses a simple aiming stick and a noodle to help us perfect our impact position in this video.
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