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Changing Posture

Changing Posture refers to when a player moves up or down with their spine or knees and moves out of the original position that was established at address. It is often confused with the term "looking up". Where it is rare for a player to actually lift their head up by itself, it is common for a player to straighten their spine causing a lift. Lifting up with the spine is the most common form of changing posture although sometimes a player will dip or move down during the swing.

Changing Posture Drills

Changing Posture Tips

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  • Your Swing Plane Varies a Bit Between Clubs

    Your swing plane will vary a slight bit when you go from shorter to longer clubs. As the club gets longer, the plane will flatten. Allow the design of the club and your slight change in posture to alter your swing plane. Don't try to swing differently, but just let the club length and set up do their job. It's hard enough to master one swing!

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