How to Reduce Your Head Movement & Eliminate Fat Shots

For most players, extra head movement during the swing is a nuisance. It can result in inconsistent contact, and quite often lead to fat shots. The players on tour that get away with extra head movement, like Jim Furyk, get away with it because they are able to maintain a consistent spine angle throughout their swing. This …

The Golf Drill GuruHow to Reduce Your Head Movement & Eliminate Fat Shots

How to Maintain your Spine Angle

If you’re one of those players who often hits thin, topped, skulled, fat or even shots off the heel, bottom groove or toe of the club, your spine angle is likely to blame for your inconsistency. Truth be told, the age old adage of “not looking up” isn’t necessary if you can retain your spine angle – case and point, …

The Golf Drill GuruHow to Maintain your Spine Angle

Improve your Ball Contact with Lie Board Drill

Do you suffer from fat or thin shots on those tight fairway lies? Do you dread those 50 yard shots to the green off a wet lie? Do you suffer from inconsistent ball contact? If so, this drill is for you…

The Golf Drill GuruImprove your Ball Contact with Lie Board Drill

Line Drill — Cure your Fat Shots

The constant talk about the secrets of the pro’s has always given me a bit of a laugh. First of all, the golf swing is no secret, nor is anything the pro’s can do with their swings. The secret is actual being able to perform the moves we all talk about. For example, creating lag; more than half the golfing …

The Golf Drill GuruLine Drill — Cure your Fat Shots

Horizontal Baseball Swing Drill – Stop Hitting it Fat

Based on the poll I recently set up, it seems slicing is the number one problem of my readers, followed closely by fat shots.  This is in interesting trend. A poor swing path can cause both of these problems.

The Golf Drill GuruHorizontal Baseball Swing Drill – Stop Hitting it Fat

The Importance of the Spine Angle

When you watch golf professionals live or on TV, what’s one thing you notice more than anything?… They’re incredibly consistent. The key to consistency is creating a repeatable and dependable golf swing.

The Golf Drill GuruThe Importance of the Spine Angle

Hit Down on It Drill – Stop Hitting it Fat!

As a kid, I heard the saying ‘hit down on the ball to make it get airborne’ many times. I’m sure many of you have heard it yourselves. The whole concept of hitting down on the ball was quite a difficult thing to understand. I’m sure that to this day many of you think that scooping your wrists is the …

The Golf Drill GuruHit Down on It Drill – Stop Hitting it Fat!
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Stable Spine Angle Drill – Stop Hitting it Thin or Fat

A stable base of support is needed in order to hit the ball with consistency. Yes, it’s true moving up and down during your swing is not helping you hit the ball straighter! The most common fault I see in golfers who do not have a stable lower body is too much knee flex. Ideally, you want your knees to …

The Golf Drill GuruStable Spine Angle Drill – Stop Hitting it Thin or Fat