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Show Us Your "Opposite" Swing Challenge!


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29 minutes ago, ChetlovesMer said:

Go to the Golf and Travel Show in Cleveland this weekend. I'm sure you will have your pick of tons of South Paw clubs. That show is like 1/3 swap meet. 

Teach all day on weekends.

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So today on the range I had one of the pros take a video of me swinging on my Opposite side.  I am a right handed golfer.  I purchased a left handed 5 iron about 8 years ago (for $7) and swing it occasionally.  I remember some research on improving your golf swing.  The research showed the if you take regular opposite side swings you will improve your regular swings more so than if you only swing the way you normally do.  So this is my opposite side swing!! 

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Impulse purchase at the local Hospice Resale store - complete set of Dunlop irons Enhance oversize irons.  Pretty cool looking - thought I may be able to use the shafts as some point as I realized after purchase they are lefties.  For $5 they were a steal and I've been very curious about hitting from the other side.   Found this thread in looking for discussions about folks who have hit from both sides.  This should be interesting.....

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