DAVID LEAD­BET­TER

A good shift makes the club drop on plane

Golf Digest (South Africa) - - News - David Lead­bet­ter op­er­ates 24 golf academies world­wide.

How to groove your down­swing.

One of the hall­marks of my new A Swing is that it im­proves the flow of what is of­ten an awk­ward tran­si­tion move from back­swing to down­swing. An easy way to un­der­stand this is to vi­su­alise what a base­ball hit­ter does as a pitch ap­proaches home plate: He steps to­wards the ball, and the bat drops from a steep po­si­tion into a much shal­lower one.To get your club to fall onto the proper plane as you start down, fol­low these four steps.

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