Home Add to Favorite Contact Submit  
             25 November, 2020
 

    
Category:  Articles » Recreation & Sports » Golf

 

The Correct Stance in the Golf Swing

Popularity:
         Views: 1533
2009-07-25 08:05:22     
Article by Steve Gould

The Golf Stance and especially the ball position are interesting points that offer more than one solution.

Lets deal with the stance first of all. Most golfers will understand they need to stand the width of their shoulders. But what does that actually mean? If you draw a line from the outside of the shoulders it should hit the inside of the feet. This offers great stability and as the legs are splayed slightly it will suit almost all terrain.

Then there is the ball position. The golf swing is an arc rather than a straight line so therefore the ball position is crucial. One method is to start with the ball in the centre of you stance with the short irons and gradually progress towards the left heel, as the club gets longer.

The second method is to have a 3 positions method all irons 3 inches from the left heel, 2 ½ for the fairway woods and hybrids and 2inches from a wood from the tee. I see this one a s a simpler solution as it only has 3 position where the first option as many more.

All that been said the upper body plays an important role in creating the swing arc and the apec of that arc so some golfer have a 3 ball position method around the position of their left side of their chest.

Tee shots with a wood opposite the left armpit, Iron shots opposite the logo on your shirt or sweater if you have one and the fairway woods opposite a point between the 2.

Finally controlling the flight of the ball by altering the ball position is also another possibility but that's another story so we will leave that for another occasion.

So there we have it all we need now is a good pair of Golf Shoes and we are sorted.

We at GASP Systems try and give tips, tricks and industry best practices to help you improve you golf game for a more enjoyable experience.

Specialized in: Golf Swing Analysis Software - Golf Software - Golf Swing Video Software - Golf Training Aids - Bushnell Golf Rangefinder
URL: http://www.gaspsystems.com
Print article      Bookmark this page
Related Articles 
Ernie Els Ready to Strike! (Popularity: ): You have to admire the talented South African who resides in the States. The long flowing swing that we can't get enough of. Oh wait a second, Ernie has been meeting with that famed son of Claude Harmon. Who doesn't know the head pro years gone by, was stationed at Winged Foot in New York? I know Phil Mickelson will never forget that mess of a last hole for a ...
Escape Trouble With the Chunk and Run (Popularity: ): Trapped in deep rough around the green? Getting out of unusually deep green side rough is easier than you may well think. Employ the Chunk and Run to leave yourself on the putting surface.This shot will roll quite a distance so it will be tricky to control the length, but the secret here is to get out of trouble and grant yourself a reasonable putt. Stick to this method and ...
Milestone Victory Of Tiger Woods (Popularity: ): Tiger Woods talks about his milestone victory in the BMW Championship at Cog Hill. Traditionally, a golf hole is either a par-three, -four or -five; some par-six holes exist, but are not usually found on traditional golf courses. Primarily, but not exclusively, the par of a hole is determined by the tee-to-green distance. If the tee-to-green distance on a hole is predominantly downhill, it will play shorter than its physical ...
Premier Golf Card Company Profile (Popularity: ): Company BackgroundPremier Golf Card established February 2006 Objective to increase participation in Golf, and provide tangible rewards for Golfers Currently course relationships developed with over 500 UK and Ireland Courses in 2006, an extra 250 clubs to be added during 2007 and a total of 1000+ clubs achieved by the end of 2007. The majority of courses initially offered a two for one discount on green fees for the card ...
Unique Umbrella Holder Brella Bag Sets Your Hands Free to Enjoy Playing Or Watching a Golf Game (Popularity: ): As Summer is upon us, golfers and golf aficionados are geared for summer full of Sun, Golf and Fun. Ubiquitous on the golf course is the huge Golf Umbrella with bright colors and promotions.Golf is not a summer activity alone. You can find golf being played almost year around. It is not always under the bright Sun either. More often than not you will see golfers putting away in drizzle ...


Related Business 
Jeanne Dooley's Swing Shift (Popularity: ): Atlanta golf school with professionals using high-tech graphics to analyze proper swing, stance, and motion.
Golf Made Simple (Popularity: ): Our services Improve Golf Swing, Golf Swing, Golf Lessons, Golf Instruction, Golf Lesson, Better Golf Swing, Simple Golf Swing, Golf Instruction Dvd, Golf Tuition.
Get Fit to Golf (Popularity: ): Online golf health and fitness clinic identifies biomechanical faults and helps correct them to improve the swing.
Swing Man Golf (Popularity: ): Longer drives Golf. Increase golf swing speed to drive it further. Golfers, at any age, can increase their golf swing speed for longer drives. With only a bit of training a golfer can increase the club speed and hit a golf ball further. Longer drives in golf with Swing Speed Training.
Plane Golf Swing (Popularity: ): A website that help you to improve your golf swing. Videos and other websites are used to go into more detail and improve your skills even further. We try to find sources for golf sales and guidance on inspection and purchasing. We also look for other low cost alternatives for all your golfing requirements.
Golf & Ultimate Golf Tips (Popularity: ): How to golf & improve your golf quickly! Golf swing tips, golf fixes, golf putting tips, golf chipping tips, golf grip & golf fitness from beginners golf to advanced golf techniques. At Golf-Wise we have put together a collection of the top golf resources, free golf tips and golf instruction. From Beginners Golf to advanced golf techniques, golf fixes and golf fitness - Golf-Wise will help you learn how to ...
Swing for a Lifetime (Popularity: ): Presents the contents of a free on-line golf book about the golf swing.
CraftSmith Golf (Popularity: ): Offers learning philosophy, with basic guidelines for a correct swing. Description of effective training aids. Information for schools, lessons, books, tapes and video analysis.
Swing Analysis Software (Popularity: ): Mirror in Golf Academy TV is effective golf swing analysis software and it has all the necessary features to analyze the golf techniques. According to Tour Players, video is the essential tool for progress and performance, as important for beginners as for the highest levels.
The Minimalist Golf Swing (Popularity: ): The method is called The The Minimalist Golf Swing (MGS), and is based on over 17 years of golf-swing biomechanics research. Research has proven that swinging ‘wide’ and ‘inside’ during the backswing will give better distance and direction, and the MGS has been developed to have PRECISE methods for encouraging a ‘wide’ and ‘inside’ backswing, while preventing all extra or undesirable moves.