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Question on Driving:

I hit my driver good, but I hit it to the right bad. Please help.
--Issac N. from Jackson, MS

Hi Issac,

Thanks for your question. I'm assuming by your statement that what you mean is that you hit your driver solid, with a good trajectory, but it goes to the right of your intended target. The fact that you hit it solid and on a good height is a very good thing as I find direction to be the easiest thing to correct.

Assuming you are right handed, you are either blocking or pushing the shot in which case the ball would start right immediately and then maybe even turn right, or you are slicing the ball. If it is a true slice, the ball will usually start left of your intended target and then curve back to the right.

So that I may give you some accurate suggestions, could you please describe the direction and curve on the ball in a little more detail?

Thanks.

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