Brandel Chamblee asks Rory McIlroy if he thinks about the type of putt he wants while over his approach shot or if he’s trying to just hit it close. He also asks Rory what is going on in his mind when he has a wedge in his hand and how he practices that shot.

You've seen how great players swing. But how do they think? What goes on inside their head that allows them to pull off those incredible shots? Discover the strategies and techniques that work for them on the big stage - and see what you can bring back to your own home course!

World Number 1 Rory McIlroy joins Brandel Chamblee on the course to share his thoughts, strategies, and overall course management in this 2 part series. In Part 1, Rory goes in depth with how to position yourself off the tee on a par 5 to attack the pin or have the easiest lay up. He also talks how to be pinpoint accurate with approach wedges and the art of freeing your mind to make putts. Plus, he shows how to assess risk when faced with trouble shots in the trees. Brandel Chamblee hosts from Jupiter, FL
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