Practice Your Putting Skills for a Better Golf
Posted in the Golf Forum
Since: Dec 12
#1 Dec 27, 2012
Every golfer should give golf putting practice the top most priority to improve his/her scores and handicap. If you do regular golf putting practice each week it will definitely help your score. Here are some tips for golf putting practice on the green.
The grip can be a very individual thing. You need to know your like the back of your hand. The grip is the key to a consistent, repeatable putting stroke so you will need to develop a grip that is simple, comfortable and feels natural. A word about grip pressure, this is absolutely the hardest part to write about. Let me just say the grip should be just strong enough to control the club head but not so strong that the muscles in your hands, forearms and shoulders become tense. Practice gripping the best golf clubs by gripping then releasing the putter with both hands and the re-gripping. Do this 5 times.
Because of the touch and feel aspect of putting, improvement requires practice. But we all know that finding time to practice is a difficult thing. We are all busy and when do have time we are more interested in playing than practicing. I know that describes me more times than not. It would be best to make the time to practice and to have a specific routine when you do. A routine works to make your practicing more efficient and productive. With so little time to invest in practicing then it just makes sense to make the most of the time we do have.
Keep track of all your putting practice exercises and skills. A skill set is a list of all the stuff you've learned before during your training with diablo edge irons. Sometimes a basic exercise that you used in your practice routine gets forgotten under all the new stuff you've learned. If you keep a good skill set list, you can rotate all your exercises and make sure you hit them all.
Vary your putting drills and what you're working on. For the first half of your practice session, try working on shorter putts while focusing more on getting your line correct. Once you've worked on this for a bit, try to practice some longer putts to get your speed and distance control down. There are some helpful drills you can work on for both line and speed. Changing up your drills can benefit your stroke and keep your putting practice sessions focused and productive.
Many amateur golfers make are unfocused in their routines and are just going through the motions. Then when they are standing over the golf ball, indecision is able to creep in because they are still deciding how hard to hit their golf ball with callaway diablo octane driver. It's good to make a couple to a few practice strokes. This does not necessarily have to be the same amount each time. It may take a few practice strokes for you to get a feel for the speed on a slightly longer putt.
As you watch your golf game improve over time, never forget to get back to basics once in a while. It never hurts to review the essentials of putting. And, always keep your ears open when you're playing with other golfers. You never know when you might pick up some golf putting instruction during the game.
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