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Proper Position Grip Check Drill


Description: The Proper Position Grip Check Drill helps you test whether or not you have your club positioned securely in your lead hand (left hand for right handed players).

Summary:
  1. Ideally you will have the handle of your club positioned between the base of your fingers and the heel pad of your lead hand. When the club is positioned securely in the right spot it will not move around during the swing.
  2. Take your grip with your lead hand and remove the last 3 fingers of that hand from the grip.
  3. Have a friend step in and with your arm extended out in front of you, have them try to pull the club out of your hand. If you have the grip positioned correctly, the handle will stick and not move around. If you do not have the grip positioned securely the handle will start to move around in your palm.
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