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It seems that those picking up golf as an adult are at a disadvantage to those taught a proper swing as kids. Do you feel this is true?

I do. I've just seen it proven again and again through the years. If the adult is an experienced athlete and has played other sports, then it's much easier to take up golf. Kids are more open-minded and soak up information like a sponge. Adults are more resistant, so I believe a lot of it is mental, not just physical. Physically, lack of flexibility is the biggest challenge with adults. Kids are like rubber bands and can learn to coil in a split second where as most adults say..."you must be joking" when I show them how to properly coil. More so than building strength, adults should work on flexibility to play better golf.

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