Golf Education: Effects of A Headwind Versus A Tailwind

Now that Fall has arrived and we still want to play some golf, we all need to adapt our games as the weather changes. This time of year brings with it higher winds than normal, which presents additional challenges for many golfers. Among them is understanding how wind will affect their golf shots and yardages.

Most golfers assume a headwind and a tailwind create a similar adjustment in yardages. That would not be correct and you can see that every time one of our approaches into the wind falls short.

So what is the story on how the golf ball is impacted by wind and why headwinds can be so difficult to deal with?

The good people at TrackMan Golf have an easy explanation. Watch this video and improve your golf education.



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