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Day 76:

Continued with reinforcing my trail hand grip correction throughout the day. Later worked on full swing, starting with grip, address, a couple rehearsals of backswing and transition to delivery position, and then hitting ball. Today's focus was mostly face control/palmar flexion, making sure my start line is in my general desired area for my ball flight (push draw).

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Day 109 (15 Oct 21) - stopped by the public driving range near the beach place.  Had the old Wilson Killer Whale driver and Strata 7i with me, so it made a good time to work on setup.  Got in some great swings, enough such I am thinking to gaming the Whale in my next round. 

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Day 110 (16 Oct 21) - Took 7i to the beach today….spent time w/foam balls chipping on the packed sand.  Grandson had set up a “hole” in the sand, so the game was to chip into the hole.  With the steady onshore breeze, made for playing the wind.  

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Day 77:

Worked on grip a bit more, and then did some backswing rehearsals for about 10 minutes. Moved onto full swing work, with focus on current priority piece. Wrapped up with some COVID-19 day 6/7 short game drills.

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Day 357: Worked on my priority pieces again today. Still struggling to keep the rotation going after impact. This one may take all winter. My body is a bit tight on the left side and even though I stretch daily, it still is limiting me. I’ll keep at it.

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Day 78:

Played 18. Below average day of ballstriking and I didn’t score well at all, but I was thrilled to see that my trail hand grip correction has all but eliminated the violent snap hook miss I’ve had going on for the past couple months. I did not adjust well to the miss I had going on today (block/block fade) and need to put in some face control practice, but pretty happy with the change. 

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Day 111 (17 Oct 21) a little backyard work this afternoon started with whiffle balls and ended with BirdieBalls.  Had a good session - borrowed a little from the “Utopia Pre-Set” to get wrist set in position for a solid strike of the ball.  

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DAY 36:  Rest Day @ Jeep Jamboree

DAY 37:  Indoor range session (3 good consecutive swings w/ every club) [60 min].

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Day 358: Range work today. Worked on my priority pieces with focus on set up. Also, spent a few minutes reviewing my grip per Erik’s grip video. I’m having some issues with my left knee again. It has the weakness I had with a torn meniscus. It will be fine for a few swings, then feel like it doesn’t work for a couple. I hope it doesn’t get worse.

It was 48F when I got to the range and a bit windy. I was wearing shorts. @Vinsk would be dressed like below cuz he’s a Florida weeny now.

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33 minutes ago, boogielicious said:

Day 358: Range work today. Worked on my priority pieces with focus on set up. Also, spent a few minutes reviewing my grip per Erik’s grip video. I’m having some issues with my left knee again. It has the weakness I had with a torn meniscus. It will be fine for a few swings, then feel like it doesn’t work for a couple. I hope it doesn’t get worse.

It was 48F when I got to the range and a bit windy. I was wearing shorts. @Vinsk would be dressed like below cuz he’s a Florida weeny now.

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Day 1 - Starting over today. Did Day-1 of the Covid 19 practice plan using a 7-iron. Focused on setup and take away, then did the chipping part of the drill with a real golf ball. After reading about Almostgolf practice balls the other day, I ordered a couple of dozen. Good thing too, because a few of my chips with Snells ended up in the neighbors yard :-O.

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Day 79:

Continued my adjustment to correction of trail hand grip as I need to figure out how much palmar flexion I need to get the clubface where it needs to be. Did palmar flexion (COVID-19 day 4? drill) rehearsals for a bit. Then went outside and marked off a window on my net where I want to see the launch angle/start line with sidewalk chalk (did a best guess, it's not perfect, but in the ball park), and then hit some balls trying to get the ball to hit in the window to ingrain the palmar flexion.

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Day 112 (18 Oct 21) - Practice in the backyard with the wedges today.  Pitches and chips - focusing on staying in position (keeping the head down, weight forward) through completion of the swing.  Lesson learned - lift head, ball dead, head down, ball solid bound.  (I know its corny, but it is a reminder to be confident in the process and not to be too anxious to "see where it went").  Tomorrow - golf course bound! 

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Day 359: Played 18 walking this morning. 39F when we teed off. I was still wearing shorts. I was a bit off from the tee for a few holes but then moved the ball forward in my stance and things got better.

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Day 113 (19 Oct 21) - Played 18 today.  Worked on alternative approach scenarios as my son was working on the same as well.  He did an excellent job on the last hole.  A par 5 where he was about 270 out after the tee shot.  He wanted to be about 125 - his PW distance for the approach.  Took his 8i and played it almost to the yard as he was 120 from center of the green for his approach.  It was a great day where we both worked on course management and getting comfortable not just grabbing a driver on every tee or thinking that going long was always the best answer.  

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Day 2 - Worked on the Rhythm/Tempo part of Day 8 from the 30-day practice plan and discovered that my ideal  is 82 bpm.

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