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45 Degree Foot Angle Drill


Description: The 45 Degree Foot Angle Drill is designed to help you solve three problems: 1) Swinging outside/in through impact 2) Sliding, swaying or spinning your hips open through impact 3) Not being able to get your arms to release through the shot If you have problems slicing or pulling or are simply overactive with your hips through impact this is a great drill for you.

Summary:
  1. Set up to the ball with a short or mid iron and take your normal stance. Next, keeping your heels on the ground, pivot both of your feet back so that your toes point 45 degrees away from your target line.
  2. Start with some slow motion practice swings and go slow until you test out your flexibility! You will notice that your lower body simply puts on the breaks and now your arms are allowed to accelerate and release through the shot with an inside/out angle of attack.
  3. Once you get the hang of it with your practice swing go ahead and hit some balls. You will feel a lot more arms and a lot less lower body. You should feel also that it is much easier to attack the ball with an inside/out approach through the impact zone.
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