Having a good golf game is not just about practicing on the course or over your local driving range modern day golf spend a considerable amount of time in the gym.
Choose The Right Golf Clubs
Having the right golf clubs for your skill level and swing is very important factor in get a low scoring round. Beginners golf clubs tend to be heavier which enables you to get more lift. There are a number of resources that are good for selecting the best beginner golf clubs. It is important not to over spend when you first start playing. There is no point spending all your money on really expensive clubs because they are less fogiving than beginner golf clubs. Once you get to intermediate or advanced you will want to get your clubs custom fit and look for clubs that are forged irons. Once you really get in to the game you want to try clubs with different lofts.
Improve Your Chipping and Putting
Chipping and Putting is 70% of the game, so next time you over the driving range put the driver away and get out your wedge. Pratice hit a spot on the range 25-50 meters away from yourself. If you can master chipping and putting you will be well on your way to getting those low scores. Most driving ranges or courses have practice putting greens. Spend an hour just putting from close range not further than 5 meters. Your score can really start to add up if you are missing puts from these sorts of distances.
Golf is very much about a consistently good swing and in order to maintain a good consistency in your swing plane you need to make your swing mechanical. If you watch the best golf players in the world such as Rory Mcllroy they go through the same routine every time they swing the club. Incorporate this into your own swing. Create a routine for every shot you take from this day forward and watch how your swing becomes more consistent.