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30-Day (Was COVID) Practice Plan Challenge - April 1-30 2020


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31 minutes ago, Cruiser1976 said:

Sweet saw this just in time.  I'm ready.

Welcome to TST!   How about an introduction?  We're happy you've decided to participate in the April challenge

From the land of perpetual cloudiness.   I'm Denny

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I'm for sure in! I am hitting the ball worse than I ever have at the moment..haha

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Day 1 is up above. Let's see those videos and posts confirming you did it.

Erik J. Barzeski —  I knock a ball. It goes in a gopher hole. 🏌🏼‍♂️
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@iacas, could you please tag these so they show up at the start of the thread.  It will save searching thru everyone's videos and responses.

 

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Day 1, I set this up inside because we have some rainy days ahead. I used a PW because I was pretty close to the net. I edited to show a few of each rep. MirrorVision really helps with these.

 

 

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Alright day 1 in the books. Need to find a better place going forward, this was filmed in my office.

 

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Danny    In my :ping: Hoofer Tour golf bag on my :clicgear: 8.0 Cart

Driver:   :pxg: 0311 Gen 5  X-Stiff.                        Irons:  :callaway: 4-PW APEX TCB Irons 
3 Wood: :callaway: Mavrik SZ Rogue X-Stiff                            Nippon Pro Modus 130 X-Stiff
3 Hybrid: :callaway: Mavrik Pro KBS Tour Proto X   Wedges: :vokey:  50°, 54°, 60° 
Putter: :odyssey:  2-Ball Ten Arm Lock        Ball: :titleist: ProV 1

 

 

 

 

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Will be getting in on this, hopefully with a video today when I get home from work. 

  • :titleist: 917 D2 9.5o EvenFlow blue shaft    :titleist: 917 F2 15o EvenFlow blue shaft    
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Day 1, Used foam balls and hit into my grill cover. Good reminder drills for me. (Also a reminder that I need to pull the weeds in the patio area and spread that topsoil into my garden :whistle:)

 

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Driver: :callaway: Epic Flash Sub Zero
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Irons: :tmade: P770 (4-PW)
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2 hours ago, dennyjones said:

@iacas, could you please tag these so they show up at the start of the thread.  It will save searching thru everyone's videos and responses.

If you view new posts… doesn’t that just take you to the new posts?

Do you want me to link to each day’s video in the first post every day?

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Director of Instructor Development, 5 Simple Keys®/Golf Evolution • Owner, The Sand Trap .com • AuthorLowest Score Wins • Golf Digest "Best Young Teachers in America" 2016-17 • "Best in State" 2017-20 • WNY Section PGA Teacher of the Year 2019 • Penn-State Behrend Head Coach • • • • • • • • • • :aimpoint: :edel: :true_linkswear:

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I guess your point is valid.   I do look for new material every time I come to the site.   

 

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51 minutes ago, dennyjones said:

I guess your point is valid.   I do look for new material every time I come to the site.

Not opposed to adding them all to the first post. Maybe after we get a few though. Today can’t be too bad.

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Enjoy the chirping spring bridies! I was taking it back too far it seems, and not as much from the wrists as @iacas showed. I really felt that when I went to the split grip. Much easier to hinge the wrists for me with both hands on the club.

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First time uploading to YouTube, first time really doing a video, first time trying to get a real lesson under the belt.  Overall - it was a fun drill, actually I am doing a good part of it when I "self-analyze" my swings.  Great teaching lesson Erik....

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Ping G410 3w R flex
Ping G400 3h and 4h R flex
Taylormade SLDR 5i thru PW graphite shaft R flex
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Odyssey Versa or White Steel #5
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First time doing a time lapse video. I didn’t realize how much it sped things up and could have filmed the entire practice session. Instead I filmed a couple of minutes of myself doing all the drills and it turned into a 9 second video:

My wrists set later in my actual swing than A2 but the feel is about the same in terms of what they’re doing; I’ve worked on this in the past.

Bill

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