Ottawa Golfer – Golf Instruction

It’s All In The Arms!

Posted on March 23rd, 2010 by chipnrun_2013

-Pay Attention To Your Arms If You Want To Fix Your Slice- by Kevin Haime, CPGA Teaching Professional ( Somewhere around 80% of golfers cut across the golf ball, resulting in a left to right ball flight (for a right handed player).  That shot pattern normally leads to a slice with longer clubs and results in shorter than average golf shots and a weak ball flight in general.  So, for 4 out of 5 golfers, the golf club is traveling […]

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4 Secrets To A Shorter & More Powerful Backswing

Posted on May 22nd, 2006 by chipnrun_2013

by Kevin Haime, CPGA Teaching Professional, Not a day goes by that I don’t work with a golfer whose backswing is too long.  For some reason golfers think that a longer backswing leads to a longer shot.  So every day I watch golfers winding up like Tasmanian Devils in a futile attempt to gain a few extra yards.  While it’s true that a bigger turn and a wider arm swing does lead to more distance, its only true if […]

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