THE FULLSWING Focus on parallel and perpendicular The final step is to put this sequence of positions into motion. The unifying move is creating the "L" and maintaining swing width. If you do that, your swing breaks into a series of alternating vertical and horizontal shaft positions that you can consistently repeat.
DOWNSWING Keep your right shoulder back for increased arm speed You made your takeaway and backswing using mostly your shoulders. Now it's time for your arms to power the club into the back of the ball. At this point, excess body and shoulder action is typically the cause of your swing moving off plane.
Valley Cottage, USA. It has been discovered that there is one big swing difference between PGA Tour players and amateur golfers swings. Jeff Richmond now has a golf swing test so that amateur golfers can test to see if they are swinging like a PGA Tour player in this one critical aspect or not. According to Jeff Richmond, owner of The Golf Swing Test: "if a golfer fails the golf swing test it...
If your body sways to the right on the backswing, you have to make a reverse sway on the downswing. This makes it difficult to return the clubhead squarely to the ball. It's much better to stay over the ball during the backswing. The best method for accomplishing this is to place most of your weight on your left foot at address. At the same time, you should feel a slight downward pressure on the inner portion of your right foot. Going back, be certain that any movement of the weight doesn't g...