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What do you think of the stack and tilt method?

Interesting question. First let me say that there is always a different swing or different move out there that will work for someone. The stack and tilt may work for instance, if someone is constantly getting stuck on their right side. For someone who is already over the ball when they strike it however, trying that method could exacerbate things. I have referred to the stack and tilt as stack and reverse pivot often times. For the average player, that is exactly what it causes...a reverse pivot. I think for other players it is great. Methods and fads in golf come and go. Any time you are going to vary from a swing that has been proven through the ages, it should be because of a special circumstance like an injury or physical handicap. Otherwise, you will go through major changes for something that will only work temporarily and then you will be back where you started.

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