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Question on Shot Making:

Should the average golfer ever worry about trying to fade/draw the ball?

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Yes. I think every golfer has their own natural tendency. It is best to play this tendency. If you try to force a ball flight that is not intuitive to you, you will revert back to what is natural under pressure and get in trouble.

With that being said, you want to be able to create various ball flights to be able to call upon the ideal flight for the shot at hand. If you play the shot that works with the shape of the hole you are going to nestle the ball in a lot tighter to the pin. Learning to draw, fade, hook, slice, hit high and knock it down only increases skill, improves hand eye coordination and understanding of spin. All of these will lead you to lower scores.

I hope that helps and let me know if you have any other questions.

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