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Day 11 (26 Nov 22) - Worked on setup - continued rehearsal of stance, club face position, lead hand, etc.  Hit a few hard foam balls with the driver and 6i.  

Ping G400 SFT 10deg  R flex
Ping G410 3w R flex
Ping G400 3h and 4h R flex
Taylormade SLDR 5i thru PW graphite shaft R flex
Cleveland CBX wedges - 50, 54, 58 or 52, 58 (depending on my mood)
Odyssey Versa or White Steel #5
Srixon Q Star

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Day 8:

Played 18, main thing was to go through consistent pre-shot routine. I also need to work on getting out of "swing practice" mode and into "play golf" mode on the course.

-Peter

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  • :cleveland:  RTX Zipcore 54 & 58
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Day 26, November 26, 2022

Played Southern Pines today. Played well, too, with a -1. Chipped in on 8.

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Erik J. Barzeski —  I knock a ball. It goes in a gopher hole. 🏌🏼‍♂️
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Day 9:

Played 18, again worked on alignment, pre-shot routine, and not doing swing practice on course.

-Peter

  • :cobra: King RADSPEED
  • :pxg: GEN4 0341XF, Fairway
  • :pxg: GEN4 0317X, Hybrid
  • :srixon: ZX 3-iron, ZX5 4-AW
  • :cleveland:  RTX Zipcore 54 & 58
  • L.A.B. Golf Directed Force 2.1
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Day 12 (27 Nov 22) - Worked on short pitches in the backyard.  Kept the shots to around 10 yds.  Worked through LW up to 8i. Key focus - smooth flow, no flippy wrist action.  

Ping G400 SFT 10deg  R flex
Ping G410 3w R flex
Ping G400 3h and 4h R flex
Taylormade SLDR 5i thru PW graphite shaft R flex
Cleveland CBX wedges - 50, 54, 58 or 52, 58 (depending on my mood)
Odyssey Versa or White Steel #5
Srixon Q Star

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Day 1, November 27, 2022

Super-speed training session. 

Matt          My Swing

 

 :ping: G425 Max Driver

Sub 70 3 wood, 3 hybrid and 5-p 639CB

Edison wedges 51, 55, 59

Sub 70 004 Mallet

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Day 27, November 27, 2022

Drove home 10 hours, worked in the mirror that is my patio doors while watching a little television.

Erik J. Barzeski —  I knock a ball. It goes in a gopher hole. 🏌🏼‍♂️
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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day 21 - had a lesson and then my pro let me use his gcquad for another hour.. I have too much of an inside out swing, so trying to get this down

cheers Chris

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Day 13 (28 Nov 22) - Worked on club impact with ground (actually the carpet in the shop).  Focused on striking the carpet post ball position.  Setup was near the edge of the rug so I could see club either going out to in or in to out.  Went well until I took the handlebar off the grandkid's old Lightnin' McQueen motorized scooter (oops).  

Ping G400 SFT 10deg  R flex
Ping G410 3w R flex
Ping G400 3h and 4h R flex
Taylormade SLDR 5i thru PW graphite shaft R flex
Cleveland CBX wedges - 50, 54, 58 or 52, 58 (depending on my mood)
Odyssey Versa or White Steel #5
Srixon Q Star

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Day 2, November 28, 2022
 

5 minutes of slow motion mirror work 

Matt          My Swing

 

 :ping: G425 Max Driver

Sub 70 3 wood, 3 hybrid and 5-p 639CB

Edison wedges 51, 55, 59

Sub 70 004 Mallet

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Day 28, November 28, 2022

Worked with the GEM today while doing some video (golf instruction) watching and some other work.

Erik J. Barzeski —  I knock a ball. It goes in a gopher hole. 🏌🏼‍♂️
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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day 23 - I didn't go to the range, as I had some other appointments in the afternoon/evening, but I did spent about 15 minutes on my putting mat at home..

cheers Chris

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Day 29, November 29, 2022

Did some more work with the GEM training aid today.

Erik J. Barzeski —  I knock a ball. It goes in a gopher hole. 🏌🏼‍♂️
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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Day 14 (29 Nov 22) - Worked on hitting ball first then ground by using two tees (ball on one, the other to mark where the ground impact target zone).  Did the drill while working through the club groups (wedge, short & long irons, metal woods) while hitting hard foam balls.  I recently repainted the balls so I had good reference on where I was striking the ball.  

Ping G400 SFT 10deg  R flex
Ping G410 3w R flex
Ping G400 3h and 4h R flex
Taylormade SLDR 5i thru PW graphite shaft R flex
Cleveland CBX wedges - 50, 54, 58 or 52, 58 (depending on my mood)
Odyssey Versa or White Steel #5
Srixon Q Star

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day 0: Spent time swinging cack-handed, and then switched to normal grip focused on keeping the right arm in front of me. 

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"If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's golf."

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Day 3, November 29, 2022
 

5 minutes of slow motion mirror work and super speed training session. 

Matt          My Swing

 

 :ping: G425 Max Driver

Sub 70 3 wood, 3 hybrid and 5-p 639CB

Edison wedges 51, 55, 59

Sub 70 004 Mallet

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