A bad golf swing if left unchecked can develop into a bad habit making it much harder to correct. Here Bruce Green, Head pro at Royal Melbourne Golf Club explains common golf swing mistakes, and how to correct them
The lesson focuses on a young junior girl golfer with a tendency to twist the shaft of the golf club while swinging. The problem is that it is very hard to control what angle the head will be at when it comes in contact with the ball. By keeping the head at the same angle throughout the swing, the head always hits the ball at the right angle.
- Describes the path of a golf ball in flight whose trajectory is to the left of the intended path for a right handed golfer.
- Describes the path of a golf ball in flight whose trajectory is to the right of the intended path for a right handed golfer.