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Divot Drill


Description: The Divot Drill helps you learn to take a proper divot after impact.

Summary:
  1. While on the driving range practice taking divots that point to your target line. Simply swing down making sure to take up a divot about the size of a dollar bill. If the divot is pointed to the right of the target (for a right handed player) you know that you are swinging too much from the inside.
  2. Try making divots that point to the left of your target for a temporary fix. This is an over correction, but once you get the hang of it and get pushing out of your system you can even it out and go back to making divots that go down the target line.
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