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What is happening here? Looks like a big draw?

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Hips are closed but upper body is rotated. It hurts looking at this.
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It's what we call a Stork Drill. You basically set up with most of your weight on the lead leg, rear foot is back a few inches, the only part of your right foot that is in contact with the ground is the inside part of your right right toe. This is not a drill you do with slow swings, you load the arms up the chest and then fire them down.

This tends to be a drill for better players that

- Get a little "spinny" from A4-5,

- Need to release their 4th accumulator (lead arm) down faster (they already do Key #2 well)

- Have their head transfer too far forward on the downswing.

Even though it can be a tough drill I should probably film it.

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Ah, thanks @mvmac , I see, get the hands going without the torso following kind of thing. Great name.

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It's what we call a Stork Drill. You basically set up with most of your weight on the lead leg, rear foot is back a few inches, the only part of your right foot that is in contact with the ground is the inside part of your right right toe. This is not a drill you do with slow swings, you load the arms up the chest and then fire them down.

Good for players that

- Get a little "spinny" from A4-5,

- Need to release their 4th accumulator (lead arm) down faster

- Have their head transfer too far forward on the downswing.

Even though it can be a tough drill I should probably film it.

So this is a good drill for me because Erik said I needed to get my arms down quicker in my downswing?

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So this is a good drill for me because Erik said I needed to get my arms down quicker in my downswing?

No... You are on evolvr now!!!!

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No... You are on evolvr now!!!!

Ah, but my evolvr work is to keep my hips in place on my swing and this wouldn't let me slide my hips either :-)

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Ah, but my evolvr work is to keep my hips in place on my swing and this wouldn't let me slide my hips either :-)

Fair enough.. I was just saying that is all.. I just wouldn't want you to rush things.. Why worry about a drill for arms coming down faster if you are working on Key#1 specifically the pivot in the backswing? Maybe @mvmac can chime in?

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So this is a good drill for me because Erik said I needed to get my arms down quicker in my downswing?

You could certainly fool around with it, for you I wouldn't hit balls with it just yet. It's not really a pivot drill but if you slide the hips back with this drill you won't be able to stay balanced. I added a clarification to my earlier post, this tends to be more of a "better player" drill. If you don't have a good handle on Key #2, this drill won't really be that beneficial for the "arms down" piece.

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