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Grip Pressure Check Drill


Description: The Grip Pressure Check Drill teaches you how to apply the ideal amount of pressure to your grip. Gripping too tight will rob you of flexibility and speed. Gripping too loose will cause loss of control over the clubface.

Summary:
  1. To find the ideal pressure on your grip I recommend striving for a "4" on a scale of 1-10 with 10 being the absolute tightest you could squeeze something.
  2. Grab your club and squeeze it on a 10...as tight as you possibly can. Then gradually let the pressure lighten until you feel you are at a medium pressure, yet still have control.
  3. At this point you should be right at a good medium pressure. A 4 or a 5. Pay close attention as you swing and try to maintain this medium pressure throughout the entire swing.
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