By James A. Frank

Tape-measure tee pictures could draw oohs and aahs from onlookers, yet constant, actual placing is extra necessary to a superb golfing online game. that is why clever avid gamers spend extra time at the perform eco-friendly than the using variety: Precision placing is the most important to capturing reduce ratings. despite your handicap or how lengthy you have been taking part in, you could turn into a top-flight putter with assistance from the guideline, drills, and insights in Precision placing. Written by way of golfing journal editor James A. Frank, this all-in-one handbook offers particular descriptions and greater than a hundred images for the correct set-up and stroke for 25 various placing events. in the course of the ebook, Frank bargains guidance for perform, psychological coaching, and etiquette. you will additionally examine the secrets and techniques of a number of of the game's top all-time putters—such as Bobby Jones, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Nancy Lopez, and Ben Crenshaw. Precision placing is a part of Human Kinetics' Precision golfing sequence, a set of books that includes particular, in-depth guide and concentrated drills designed to enhance the main parts of a golfer's online game.

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Concept: Make practice putts while consciously changing your last three to five motions before making each stroke. You'll see how a consistent, comfortable routine encourages consistent, good strokes, and good results. Drill: Before beginning the stroke, turn your head once, twice, then three times to look at the hole, varying the number of looks before each putt. Lift the putterhead off the ground, forward press the hands toward the hole, take a breath, do different little things without changing your address position immediately before swinging the putterhead away from the ball.

But because you hold the putter with two hands, which are connected to two shoulders rather than a single point, your pendulum has a slightly different motion. 2a-c. 2 Page 25 Go back to the triangle formed by your arms and shoulders. To make a pendulum putting stroke, rock the shoulders up and down, swinging the triangle back and forth. 3), no "hitting" with the handsall moves that would change the shape of the triangle and change the putterhead's relationship to the hands. To roll the ball a longer distance, rock the shoulders (or swing the triangle, whichever image you like better) a longer way; for shorter putts, rock them less.

This imparted topspin on the ball, which meant he didn't need a big, hard stroke to hit it a long way. Not surprisingly, he was a wonderful lag putter. But he did not hook his putts: It just looked that way. Like all great putters, his clubhead was square to the target and traveling on the target line at the moment of impact. He brought this unusual game to the United States in 1947, when he won six events and finished second on the money list. He won three tournaments in each of the next two years, but this success, plus, perhaps, his deliberate nature, upset his rivals.

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