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Indoor Drill - On Plane Arm Drill


Description: This is a great drill for making sure you get your arms on plane and that they stay connected at the top of the swing. It is especially effective for checking the position of your lead arm (target side arm).

Summary:
  1. This simple drill requires no club. Simply get into your address position with your arms hanging relaxed down in front of you.
  2. Next cross your rear arm (right arm for right handed players) over your front arm so that the back of your hands are touching each other.
  3. The next step is to turn your shoulders to make a back swing and let your arms swing to the top. Notice how connected your front arm stays to your chest and shoulders. This will give you the feeling of being a bit flat at the top of the swing, especially if you have been disconnecting your arms and letting them swing up too high and too independently on the backswing.
  4. The result after practicing this for several minutes a day will be a more connected and more on plane arm swing on the course.
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