Bad break? Nah! How to hit a ball out of a divot
Charlie Rymer and Paige Mackenzie give amateurs a few tips on how to hit a ball out of a divot. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.
The Golf Fix: How to repair a divot
Michael Breed, host of The Golf Fix, shows how to properly repair a divot in the fairway. Watch The Golf Fix Mondays at 7PM ET.
Webb Simpson On Playing Out A Divot
Michael Breed and Webb Simpson shares tips for controlling ball-flight trajectory and how to hit a golf ball from a divot. Watch The Golf Fix Mondays at 7PM ET. Download our instruction app from iTunes or Google play
School of Golf: Dead Solid Contact - January 25, 2012
'School of Golf' host Martin Hall returns with new tips, new unique teaching methods and a new chapter of golf instruction. Hall will give drills for making better contact, address a popular myth about divots, share advice from one of his favorite books and answer questions from viewers throughout the show.
SwingFix: Master your swing
Hitting too many fat or thin shots? Justin Bruton shows how to find the bottom of your swing so you can strike the ball consistently every time. Visit swingfix.golfchannel.com to get your custom instructional video tips!are you doing? My name is Justin Bruton. I'm from the Biltmore Golf Course in Miami , Florida Today I have great drill for my players that have trouble striking the ground in the same place. Now whether their divots are too steep, too shallow or they dis-- can't consistently hit the same spot on the ground everytime they swing the club. So, I want you to do is-- we call this master your swing clubs-- so, I want you to get away from the golf ball and just get comfortable mastering your weapon. You know, martial arts, they teach guys how to use weapons, but they teach you how to master using it first before they put you in a fight with it. That's also the same thing in golf. Let's learn how to master our club first before we put you in a fight with the golf ball I just want you to setup and start taking swings and what I'm looking for is that you can bottom out the
Understand impact and create forward shaft lean
SwingFix instructor Bernard Sheridan explains a proper impact positions and tells you what that means for your divots.
School of Golf: Ball Striking - August 23, 2011
School of Golf host Martin Hall shares his secrets to correcting heel, toe, thin and fat shots. Plus, find out the divot drill that Nick Price uses to keep from digging too deeply at impact.segment. And then, the last segment, that great ball striker from Zimbabwe, Nick Price . The Price is Right. We've got a bit of advice from that great ball striker, Nick Price . -I'm a huge fan of both Nick Price and The Price is Right. -Now, let's get to definition. Ball striking is a term that gets thrown around quite a bit.-Well, I have that great player from Zimbabwe, that great ball striker, Nick Price . The book is "The Swing" by Nick Price . Lovely piece in here where it says when he was younger, he used to take divots that were so deep, you could bury a dog in there and no one would know. He is fixed so that hitting balls with your feet together. This is a book full of myth. I happen to know Nick was very involved in the writing of this book and I just cannot recommend it strongly enough. -And no doubt, Nick Price , one of the great gentlemen of our game. -That's for sure. -For more advice from Price's book, go to GolfChannel.com/SchoolofGolf for an
Academy: Check your divots to improve your game
Larry Nelson on how to check your divots to improve your game. For more 'Golf Channel Academy' show content, click here .for each round that you play. We started playing kind of before video cameras , so we didn't have anything that would tell us kinda how our swing was going. We always had to look at our
Fuzzy Zoeller - Divot Drill, Golf Channel Academy
Fuzzy Zoeller shows you where you should stand according to your divot. For more 'Golf Channel Academy' show content, click here .thin, you probably got it too far up, try to find that happy medium . And what I mean by that is, every day we play this game, we swing just a little differently. So swing the
U.S. Open Divot Tips
John Cook and Charlie Rymer discuss some of the best techniques to use when hitting a ball out of a divot. Watch 'Morning Drive' every day at 7AM ET.it's no time to play poor pitiful me. I have a little pity party right there. You gotta immediately go in to in analytical mode. How-- what is this lie allow me to do, not try
Big Break Academy - Divot Hybrid Tip
Liam Friedman explains how your hybrid can help lift you out of a divot. Click HERE for more Big Break Greenbrier content.your stance towards the middle. You're gonna lean your weight in your left foot and try to keep it there your whole swing. This will help you hit down and hit the ball first make it
School of Golf: Specialty shots
'School of Golf' host Martin Hall teaches you how to play the ball out of a divot and handle numerous other tough situations.club and sticking it into the ground, I want you to think left shoulder and as you swing through I want you to think left shoulder back and up. It doesn't just go up. It turns but it goes up. Some practice swings with just your right hand on your left shoulder . Feel your left shoulder go up. That gets the club up off of the ground pretty quickly and if your left shoulder goes up, it is very difficult to hit it fat, heavy. You know too much ground which is the big mistake into-the-green. Okay, left shoulder up fixes that one. Now, what about if we're going down green? Because the easiest thing if you're going down green is to actually to hit it a bit thin. And so the way we get around that is we do is the opposite green and guess what, we do the opposite thing. So this one is going to be weight a bit left, left shoulder down. When you make your practice swing this time with your right hand on your left shoulder , keep the left shoulder down and feel like the club stays down to the ground. This one is much easier other than the ball tends to come out a bit lower. So left shoulder down, keep the left shoulder down as you pop it forward. There probably won't be a lot of swing there unless you got a need to try really high ones. That's difficult. Now, here's a shot you will sometimes get and this is a tricky one; the perched lie. If you play anywhere where you've got [unk] grass, Kentucky thick blue grass something like that, the ball will sometimes sit up right on top of the grass. Well, the best I could sort of
Full swing: Progressive drill
If you’re golf swing is too steep, Jim Williams shows you a great way to flatten the shaft in your golf swing.back, which is a real key to hitting the inside of the golf ball and following through correctly so you can draw the ball little bit. If you're steep, your shot angle is too vertical. So,got to be a lot more consistent with your patch into the golf ball , good luck.