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Fix Golf Slice – A Spinning Golf Ball Never Flies True

Posted by Dave Young on Saturday, August 6, 2011, In : Golf Tip 

Fix Golf SliceWhen a golf player decides to fix golf slice problems that they have developed, they must first gain an understanding of what actions they are taking that are causing the golf ball to curve through the air. The reason that golf balls curve as they travel along their trajectory has to do with spin.

A ball with an incorrect spin will not travel in a straight line.Golfers must learn to recognize the two main factors that cause this problem before they will be able to fix golf slice problems in ...


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Golf Tip: Let Gravity Do Its Job!

Posted by Dave Young on Tuesday, August 2, 2011,

How to GolfIt’s true, new golfers create most of their own problems. The best part about this is the fact that they are just as capable of fixing those problems with a little practice. An important golf tip to remember when taking a shot is to let gravity work for you. Many missed hits and slices are hit every weekend because golfers try to help gravity along and “pull” their club toward the ball. This causes everything from the grip to swing mechanics to be thrown off. The best golf tip for ...


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Golf Tip for Controlling Your Short Chip Shots

Posted by Dave Young on Friday, July 22, 2011, In : Golf Tip 

Golf Tip The number one golf tip for learning how to control your short chip shots is this; use your putter whenever possible! The flat face of the putter gives you excellent control of the golf ball because it doesn’t give the ball any loft.

However, if you are too far from the cup and must use your wedge, maintain the y shape that your arms form with the club throughout the shot. This golf tip will force the body to treat the wedge like a putter and add a bit more control to your short chip s...


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Golf Instructions for Effective Golf Technique on the Course

Posted by Dave Young on Monday, June 13, 2011, In : Golf Instructions 

Golf Instructions to Get Your Game Off on the Right Foot

Golf InstructionsWhen new golf players look for golf instructions they usually tend to focus on drills, body mechanics, and the right way to use their equipment. However, it is also important to learn about golf strategy. Understanding the fundamentals of good golf strategy can help you shave strokes from your game in the same way that good technique can.

It is not always the best idea to tee off from the center of the tee box. Most of us don’t have ...


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