Swing of things: Thoughts from Thomas
Justin Thomas, winner of the Web.com Tour's 2014 Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship, talks about his golf swing with Morning Drive's Chris DiMarco, Paige Mackenzie and Damon Hack. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Reasons for driver miss, No.3: Forward ball position
Travis Fulton shares why having the ball too far forward in your stance can cause you to miss hitting the fairway off the tee. Watch Morning Drive every day on Golf Channel.
Reasons for driver miss, No.1: Steep attack angle
Travis Fulton shares why a steep angle of attack can cause you to miss hitting the fairway off the tee. Watch Morning Drive every day on Golf Channel.
Path - Clubface awareness: Part 4
Phil Blackmar shares how the 'two bottle' drill can help you setup and swing the club on the proper path through the ball.
Building blocks: Grip, posture and alignment
Travis Fulton and Claude Harmon III share with Rex Hoggard the building blocks of the golf swing: grip, posture and alignment. Watch Morning Drive every day on Golf Channel.into arched back position. And the more your body's in a good, stable position at address, it's gonna make that turn much easier for you to do. But I think, Travis, we see so many players struggle with their address position. Mm. And really, that's the starting point for your golf swing. If you can get into a good athletic pos, I think right now, Rory McIlroy has one of the best set up positions on, in the game of golf. Mm. Adam Scott has a great setup position that you could follow. He gets his back in that very neutral position. And if you think
Extra Credit: Uneven lies
School of Golf's Martin Hall teaches the proper to way to set up and swing off uphill and downhill lies. Watch School of Golf Wednesdays 7PM ETThanks for joining us on Golf Channel Academy. This is school of golf and I'm your teacher Martin Hall. And I'm not standing on level ground which you canthe slope. That's how you do it. Thanks for joining us on Golf Channel Academy for the best in golf instruction. For more great tips like these watch School of Golf. Wednesday nights at 7 p.m.
#BadGolfHabit: Help for the shanks and double hit chips
Chris DiMarco and Kelly Tilghman answer viewer tweets to on how to fix bad golf habits.the easiest thing in the world to do. I think that also speaks volumes to the importance to a pre-shot routine. Because if you can have a repetitive routine in how you step into a shot.
Reasons for driver miss, No.2: Forearm rotation
Travis Fulton shares why too much or too little forearm rotation cause you to miss hitting the fairway off the tee. Watch Morning Drive every day on Golf Channel.Let's go to your second reason Yeah. on why people, other than Chris DiMarco Yeah. miss with the driver. Well, Rory's a good example and, what you want is you want to have good form rotation.
Belen and the Mechanic: Mozo's warm-up routine
Paige Mackenzie is joined by Belen Mozo, who talks about her warm-up routine and the swing changes she is working on to improve her game.Danger. Anything on the internet never dies. Now is this a little Miguel Angel Jimenez ? Yeah, it was a fast version of it. Is this the? I wasn't sure I was getting taped. I didn't know. Do
Path to Par: Episode 12 - Starting Points
Simon Holmes discusses grip, alignment, setup, aim, and everything you should consider before hitting your drive.greatest tour players ever. I laugh about, with a very, very weak left hand , Dustin Johnson with his grip way over here, like he's driving a motor bike. So you do have some options, but that's not the most important key. The most important key is where you're holding the club in your hand. To create the maximum leverage you wanna get the starting point here. In this trigger finger, and let it work across to the top of that little finger, so it sits diagonally across your fingers. You do not wanna get it where it sits too high in the palm of your hand. You'll be able to get no leverage out of your wrist joint whatsoever from that position. Into the fingers, get that left thumb on top. And now the way the right hand can join the club, you do have some different options. We see Tiger Woods , maybe a little bit smaller fingers using an interlocking grip. Most popular is probably an overlapping grip where the little finger just
Down the middle: Duke's tip to hit it straighter
PGA Tour player Ken Duke discusses the keys to hitting the ball straight. Watch Morning Drive everyday 7AM ET.center stride. Perfect. One of the things that I see in your golf swing when I'm watching you play in a tournament is you have a narrow stance and that allows you to keep your arms
Ph-lop shot: Mickelson's short-game setup tips
Phil Mickelson shares chipping tips to help you get the leading edge of the club underneath the ball with Morning Drive’s Gary Williams, Holly Sonders and Charlie Rymer.or your golf swing. We can hit golf balls and swing like Adam Scott , which is picture perfect, or Jim Furyk , which may not look great but performs incredibly well. -Uh-huh. -There's a million ways to swing a club, there's a million ways
Morning Drive: Hadley's alignment tips
Chesson Hadley, 2014 Puerto Rico Open champion, shares tips and drills he uses on the range to work on his aim and shape shots. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.Yes, I'm ajar. By the way, I love those sticks. A little Georgia Tech action on there folks. Yes, and that says to hell with Georgia. That's right. Oh, and I've been saving these up for