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Step Through Drill


Description: The Step Through Drill is a fantastic way to learn how to transfer your weight in the downswing and make sure that you finish with 100% of it through the shot. Gary Player made this move famous. Most likely, because of his size he needed to use all of his weight to power the shot and put everything into it that he had. Leaving your weight back not only will rob you of distance, it result in hoards of mishits.

Summary:
  1. Take your normal stance and make your normal golf swing. After you make impact with the golf ball step your rear foot across your front foot and down the target line. This is a very simple drill that will guarantee a weight transfer.
  2. Now that you have the feel for transferring your weight keep it going on the practice range. You can even try it a few times on the course just for fun. If you've been hanging back and hitting fat or thin shots or pushing the ball, you should see these errors slowly disappear.
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