However, I realized I had to work on the flat left wrist at impact as opposed to cupped wrist and my ball flight has come down, it’s longer, but I still get that spin, which is perfect. I have almost a 6’5 reach, this makes having a shallow swing an impossible feat. My natural swing is very steep. I found an interesting article from TimesUnion When you hit an iron you swing down at the ball trying to trap it against the fairway to create optimal spin and a crisp shot. I’m 6′ with lanky arms aswell. Launch-angle golf is coming and in a short time will radically change how players are developed.

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There are plenty of ways to reduce spin on a driver, such as trying a shaft that is stiffer in the tip section, a heavier shaft or opting for a club with less loft. After a man has walked now holes in humid, degree weather, would you rather see him with a hat on or looking like his hair had recently been attacked by a wet rodent?

Share this post Link to post Share on other sites. But that’s just me. Third, eliminate any downward action in the swing. While an equipment change with an experienced custom fitter and a launch monitor can also help as well, try these simple techniques first to see if it makes a difference.


How to Reduce Backspin on My Drive

Error Please enter an email address. Having a lot of spin is not bad. Brian Peck 27 years old. I do however go to the driving range for about an hour a week with one objective — to hit the ball over the fence.

How to Lower Backspin with Your Driver

This makes no sense whatsoever. I’m very interested in a solution to this high ball flight problem. Better players use high spin golf balls, specifically designed to spin more easily. He wrote a book about professional golfers and has written magazine articles about sports, politics, legal issues, travel and business for national and Northwest publications.

I generate a lot backkspin spin.

Golf Iron Swing Tips. Do I Need to Wear One? The key to hitting it far off the tee is having optimal backspin and launch angle.

It also increases a golfer’s chances of making contact with the clubface ln the center or slightly above. I still hit my 19 degree 2 iron higher than most people hit a wedge. Hmmm I have the same problem you do. Fourth, stay behind the ball. Will very low backspin ultimately shorten driving distance?

Please check your email for a confirmation. Choose a golf ball with a high spin rate. To reduce backspin, widen your stance, move the ball up to a normal position, and shorten your swing.


High or low: How much driver backspin is best? | Golfweek

Will bring more of such …. Hitting down on the ball is one of the causes of backspin, if you want to decrease backspin and get more distance work on making more of a shallow, level, sweeping impact. Zach flies itand Charles can fly itbut they are entirely lpwer ball flights. I can get away with some visors by connecting the last half inch of velcro on each tab, but real hats are not part in my wardrobe.

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Finish with your hips turned to the target and the majority of your weight on the left foot. How much driver backspin is best? The end result is that my total distance has decreased, even though my swing speed has noticeably increased. Just like anything in golf, it could be from a billion different reasons.

Sweep the ball off the tee and let the toe of the club outer edge rotate over the heel inside edge as you swing through to your finish.