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The Inside to Out Golf Swing

The inside to out golf swing refers to the swing path which the golf club takes passing through the ball.  For golfers it gives us better control of the ball, allowing us to shape it right to left.  It is among the concepts which are most difficult to master, but accomplishing an inside to out golf swing combined with using a golf grip that maintains the club face in proper position will enable any golfer to control the ball optimally.

Avoiding the Slice Begins with a Good Takeaway

The golfer we are targeting here is primarily the golfer who’s troubled with a slice or cutting across the ball from outside to inside.  This results in a clockwise spin to the golf ball. The usual inclination, while trying to swing straight down the target line, is to bring the club directly back from the ball. Since our body movement in the swing is round, that is, the club head in effect travels round the body, taking the club directly back will make it almost physically impossible to extend the swing straight through the golf ball, or from the six o’clock location to a noon position on the golf ball.

The Takeaway in Relation to the Target Line

So the first of our tips for an inside to out golf swing is, when we initiate the swing, to bring the golf club away from the golf ball from the seven o’clock point relating to the golf ball. On the takeaway, when I think my golf swing reaches its best, it virtually feels like my hands are brushing against my right hip. As a rule the path you take the club back in the back swing will be the route the club is going to come into the ball, so taking the club back correctly is important to initiate the appropriate inside out golf swing.

The next point of our inside to out golf swing plane is to make sure the club head “extends” through your ball to one o’clock point. This requires a few golf swing keys. If the hips and left shoulder open to soon, the hands, and thus the club, must follow, therefore pulling the club to possibly an eleven o’clock position relating to the golf ball, and most likely a mishit. On the driving range is, stick a number of tees in the area on each side of a path to your seven o’clock spot relating to the golf ball, then some more on either side on the path leading away from the one o’clock point.

Initially, have a few relaxed swings getting your body to be aware of its position when the club head passes through your ball on an inside out swing plane. You will probably sense the need to reposition the ball further back in your stance than you typically do, but with training I’m certain you’ll be pleased with the results.

Our final of our golf swing suggestions will be the grip. It must be strong enough to get the golf club square on the golf ball at impact, or hitting the ball with an inside to out golf swing will lead to a push shot going directly and right of your target.

The great Ben Hogan once said, “You only hit a straight ball by accident”. Most low handicappers endeavor to shape the golf ball one way or the other, and by knowing which direction they may shape it gives them larger margin for error. These inside to out golf swing drills once perfected will permit you to constantly form the ball right to left.

 

SKLZ Gyro Swing SKLZ Gyro SwingSKLZ Gyro Swing Feel the correct plane and release. For the first time, you can feel the perfect swing instead of worrying about position and mechanics. The gyroscope in the SKLZ Gyro Swing clubhead forces your swing to stay on plane and grooves a perfectly timed release. The dual-color shaft gives visual cues to show whether the clubface is square throughout the swing (yellow means off-plane), while the see-through grip guide ensures you have perfect hand placement. Features: Gyroscopic head forces the swing to stay perfectly on plane and grooves the proper release Ingrains the “feel” of the perfect swing “Comes alive” in your hands with resistance when swings go off-plane Gyroscope encased in a metalwood head for protection and realistic visual experience Runs on six rechargeable AAA batteries (included with 4-slot recharger) Includes instructional DVD with Rick Smith Instructions and warranty information (1.6Mb)


SKLZ Slice Eliminator SKLZ Slice EliminatorPro Performance Sports SKLZ Slice Eliminator : The Slice Eliminator s elevated guide bar encourages an in-to-in swing path and provides immediate feedback if swing is out-to-in (a slice). The Slice Eliminator also provides functionality to guide proper swing plane and help prevent swaying. This trainer improves upon the well known Inside Approach, is fully adjustable and easy to set up.


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