Jump to content

Miits

Member
  • Content Count

    5
  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

0 Sandbagger

About Miits

  • Rank
    Newbie
  • Birthday June 23

Personal Information

  • Your Location
    UK

Your Golf Game

  • Handedness
    Righty

Recent Profile Visitors

136 profile views
  1. Thanks all - after all the comments I went for the boxed Macgregor set. I figure this will work for me for a few years and I can go from there - had a hit with them in the shop before buying them and they felt good.
  2. Thank you all for your comments - all of which are really useful. I will drop by my local golf shop (American Golf) and check out both the used section and the above mentioned boxed sets -and try to hit with as many clubs as possible before deciding. Just out of interest, of the three box sets I mentioned (Macgregor CG2000, Fazer CTR20 or Wilson Ultra XLS), has anyone heard of these (even just the brands) and have a recommendation?
  3. Hi all, I am relatively new to the game - starting playing in September 2018. I have been playing with a borrowed set of Mizuno MX 200 irons and have now had to give them back. Given my relatively low standard I am sure I wasn't getting anywhere near the full benefit from the clubs - a lot of thin and fat shots going on. I now need to get a set of my own clubs but am on a bit of a budget - maybe about £250 (yes I am in the UK). For this amount I can find new package sets of Macgregor CG2000, Fazer CTR20 or Wilson Ultra XLS (although the later is £50 more than I was hoping to spend). Other than Wilson, I haven't heard of any of these brands so just wondering if I should be looking elsewhere like second hand - although I don't know much about clubs so not sure I am best placed to buy second hand. I would plan to make use of these for maybe 3/5 years and then upgrade. Any thoughts/advice appreciated. Thanks.
  4. Thank you all for your comments. I will try and get someone to video my swing and then set up a 'My Swing Thread'
  5. Hi All, I have recently started playing the game (September 2018) and am fairly obsessed with it - I have been following these forums since then but have only now decided to post. I have been playing on my local par 3 course (1 attempt at the larger course) and need a lot of help with my iron shots. I would say that I am probably happy with 1 or 2 out 9 tee shots. It was particularly bad this weekend and one of my playing partners (an experienced golfer) suggested I tee the ball up very high just to be able to get under the ball. This approach seems completely opposite to everything I have read about hitting down on my irons etc and I feel it will be adverse to my longer term development and hinder my when I move to the bigger course and am trying to hit iron shots from the fairway (more likely the rough). I watch YouTube videos and it looks so simple but I am really struggle to replicate it. I think my back swing works most of the time now that I have worked on the wrist hinge but I don't seem to be able to get any consistency on the down swing (the most important part). I really enjoy the game and the challenge but fear that carrying on down this route will just push my away. I am assuming the obvious answer here is take a lesson and then practice on the range rather than going out ont he course... Thanks.
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Welcome to TST! Signing up is free, and you'll see fewer ads and can talk with fellow golf enthusiasts! By using TST, you agree to our Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy, and our Guidelines.

The popup will be closed in 10 seconds...