I'm not qualified to give advice, BUT..this is the Internet, so here it is anyway!
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In a sentence: "Lose the mechanical swing thoughts, even if you suck pretty bad."
Quote:Originally Posted by WalkTheCourse
Yes, that is exactly what was implied, madolive. My seemingly innocuous conversation starter about how a lot of beginner golfers hamper their progress by being greedy or overzealous was...
I thought the talk about the greens was overblown.. until I saw them!!! Yikes. Looks like the places I play, haha. Kind of refreshing to see the pros have to be human.
Those greens look like they have leprosy.
I don't think this guy is a troll.
I think he didn't get his point across clearly. I don't think he was saying that he is really taking the wild shots described, very often.
I think he was trying to compare his level of effort on a...
Try to feel a low takeaway. If you bring the club back for the first couple feet or so pretty low to the ground, that may help to flatten you out. Unless you overcompensate wildly to 'correct' your new, flatter swing.