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Question on Putting:

I can get the ball close to hole on long putts, but seem to miss the shorter ones......keep trying to change stance, grip, etc, but nothing seems to work. Can you offer a suggestion?
--Bill W. from Greer, SC

Hi Bill. Thanks for writing MyGolfInstructor.com.

First I'd like to mention that our DVD Putting Principles might be a great purchase for you. Not only does it have my views after nearly 20 years of instructing and playing, but also those of a veteran tour player with over 500 starts - Jay Delsing. Jay and I cover all aspects of putting from the set up to striking it in the center to reading the green, etc..

As far as those short putts go I'd like to get you started working on a few drills to increase your accuracy. Also note that as a Pro Member you could send in your swing or putting stroke for analysis.

Check out the Putt the Portal Drill, Bucket of Balls Drill and Clock Drill found on this page here:
www.mygolfinstructor.com/instruction/putting/drills/

Bill, try these drills for a couple weeks and see if you don't improve. If not, please write back and give me an update and we can see what we can do from there.

Thanks and good luck!

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