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Miller: Why “keeping your head down” is bad advice

Miller: Why “keeping your head down” is bad advice

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Cindy Miller attacks one of golf’s old wives’ tales, that you must keep your head down, and provides a simple cue to help you brush the grass and make more solid contact with your irons.

Miller: Find the correct distance from the ball

Miller: Find the correct distance from the ball

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Cindy Miller provides a blueprint for how to stand the correct distance from the ball for all clubs, from driver to wedge.

Miller: How to achieve a consistent, reliable ball position

Miller: How to achieve a consistent, reliable ball position

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Cindy Miller shows you how to establish the correct ball position for every club in your bag using your lead arm and zipper as reference points.

Miller: See it, feel it, hear it

Miller: See it, feel it, hear it

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Cindy Miller demonstrates three different ways to execute a shot without thinking too much, depending on whether you learn best through visual, kinesthetic or auditory cues.

Miller: Put your dominant eye to work

Miller: Put your dominant eye to work

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Cindy Miller demonstrates a simple test to determine your dominant eye and then explains why it plays such a vital role in getting aligned properly to the target.

Miller: Cross-legged drill for better contact

Miller: Cross-legged drill for better contact

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Cindy Miller debunks one of golf’s old wives’ tales about turning and shifting your weight and prescribes a drill to help stabilize your body and achieve a more consistent impact position.

Herring: Two moves for maximum power

Herring: Two moves for maximum power

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Virgil Herring describes two key moves on the backswing and through-swing that will add more speed and explosive power to your drives.

Herring: How to drive it far into the wind

Herring: How to drive it far into the wind

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Virgil Herring provides two simple set-up keys that will allow you to hit it low and far into the strongest of breezes.

Herring: Take a selfie approach to hitting high, soft wedges

Herring: Take a selfie approach to hitting high, soft wedges

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Virgil Herring uses the image of a cell phone “selfie” to help you achieve the proper wrist angles and pitch the ball high and soft around the greens.

McArthur: Complete shoulder turn to hit it extra long

McArthur: Complete shoulder turn to hit it extra long

Golf Channel Academy lead coach Bob McArthur shares a backswing drill he worked on with six-time World Long Drive champion Jason Zuback to squeeze out a few extra yards off the tee.