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About amel89

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  1. amel89 added a topic in Instruction and Playing Tips   

    In-to-Out driver swing without topping?
    Hey all,

    Im relatively new to the game and not suprisingly am having some issues with my driver. As I understand with the driver you want to be hitting the ball with the club going upward in comparison to irons which you hit on the downswing. My problem is that I seem to only be able to either hit the driver coming in-to-out but clipping the ball so that it goes straight with little to no distance or I hit the ball on the upswing but its out-to-in causing a horrible slice. I guess my question is what can I do in my swing to help promote an in to out swing that wont cause me to top the ball with my driver.

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  2. amel89 added a topic in Instruction and Playing Tips   

    Recently started hitting Skyballs
    Hey all this is my first post here. I picked up my first golf club in about 10 years a couple months ago and while ive seen progress in my game, one area that seems to be getting steadily worse is my drives. I constantly sky the ball and make impact with the crown of the driver head. When I try to make adjustments I usually get the opposite effect which is a ball that hops along for 30 yards or so.

    Ive seen alot of people suggest lowering the tee but this has not made any improvement and considering how big a 460 cc driver is it has to be pretty high up to hit the sweet spot and not hit it fat. If it helps to no anymore I also tend to hit it off the toe of the driver as well.

    Anyway if any of you have ever gone through this and arent anymore id appreciate some advice.

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