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Hi Maria,

I've been watching and learning for a long time but someone said something in a video that surprised me. Is there two or more different full swings in golf? As in hang back with driver and shift forward with the other clubs?
Thanks
--Opey B. from Lake Arthur, LA

Hi Opey. Thanks for writing MyGolfinstructor.com. I'm excited to help you improve your game.

There are different set ups between a driver and irons and a bit of a different swing plane (which is automatic because of the difference in the design of the club), but essentially whatever you are working on or trying to do with your swing, you would do the same for everything. Again, the set up and design of the club makes the iron swing more upright and the driver swing a bit more flat, but you are essentially making the same swing.

Because we play the ball off of our front instep with a driver, our head will be well behind the ball at impact.

I hope this helps and if you have any other questions just let me know.

Thanks.

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