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Question on Driving:

I seem to get very high loft while using the driver. I have lost distance due to this. How can I get better distance and roll?
--Gary D. from Lacey, WA

Hi Gary. Thanks for writing MyGolfInstructor.com. I'm excited to get to help you with your game.

Have you been custom fit for your driver? If not it is important to do so. Getting on a launch monitor at your local golf store can give you valuable information including whether or not your driver is the right loft for you. Many things can affect the loft you are getting from shaft flex to shaft kick point to launch angle and spin rates. Of course your swing can have a lot to do with it as well.

This article below will at lease get you started off with the correct set up and positioning for hitting a driver well. I would start with this and make some changes. If afterwards you are still having difficulty feel free to submit another question and we can try to figure out why they are going so high.

Positioning For Driving Success:
www.mygolfinstructor.com/instruction/driving/positioning-for-driving-success/

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