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For a beginner, should they use the blade style irons or the cavity backs?

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I believe in positive mental feedback to keep a player encouraged, so I would say cavity backs. No matter who they are, a beginner is going to be inconsistent for a few years. Golf is difficult enough to learn that we don't need to make it more so. The frustration of missing with blades and feeling the sting of off center hits can be very discouraging. Once skills are developed, if a player wants to be tougher on themselves or get better feedback on how accurate they are, at that time they can switch over to a blade.

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

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