SIGNS OF THE TIMES
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Before you tee off, there are some things you can do to give yourself a power boost. First, make sure your stance is wide enough that you can swing without losing your balance. That’s probably going to mean standing with your feet further apart than shoulder width.You also should feel “athletic.” Pay attention to where the weight is in your feet and how much tension you feel in your hands, arms and body. You want to feel like you’re ready to hit it hard, but not so tense that you can’t make a fluid swing. Also note the angle of my shoulders, and then flip back to the previous two pages and look at them in the downswing and through-swing. In all three photos, the angle is very similar, right? To launch the ball high and far, the left shoulder starts in a higher position than the right, and the goal is to re-create that angle at impact. Make practice swings trying to copy that shoulder angle as the club passes through the hitting area. prepare to launch