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Question on Diagnosing Problems:

Having problems flipping the club at impact. Very inconsistent iron play. Any drills to improve body rotation on downswing? Thanks.
--Vernon B. from Concord, NC

Hi Vernon. Thanks for writing MyGolfinstructor.com. I'm looking forward to helping you improve.

The ability to rotate properly into the downswing is dependent on a few different things:

- Flexibility
- Swing Sequence
- Swing Technique

It goes without saying that if you aren't very flexible and don't create a nice tight coil on the backswing that it will be difficult for you to automatically unwind into the downswing.

Moving your body parts in the correct kinematic sequence is a necessity because it will be difficult to rotate your body properly for instance, if your arms are outracing your core.

The same goes for technique. If your technique is poor and you are very arms dominated and not using your core and hips properly on the backswing, it will be difficult to get a good body rotation through impact.

I'm going to send 2 free drills your way as a sample of what our Pro members get when it comes to video drills:

Kinematic Sequence Drill:
Kinematic Sequence Drill



Ba Boom Hip Drill:
Ba Boom Hip Drill

Give these a try and see if they help. Let me know how you do with them. You may also like this article here:

How The Hips Work:
www.mygolfinstructor.com/instruction/diagnosing-problems/how-the-hips-work/

Best of luck.

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