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Hi Maria, I am having some difficulties aligning my shot to the target. What can I do to be more accurate with my alignment?
--Ciesta C. from Matteson, IL

Hi Ciesta,

Thanks for the question.

I use the old trick that you see greats like Jack Nicklaus and Annika Sorenstam using. I pick a spot just a few inches in front of the ball, but in line with the target. It's very difficult to line up to something 200 yards away, yet easy to aim to something 2 inches away. It's simple for you to square your clubface up to something so close to it. Once the clubface is squared, then all you have left to do is set your body perpendicular to the leading edge of the face.

Give it a try and see if it works for you.

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