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grip pressure

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Health & Fitness

Don't grip the club too lightly

By Ron KaspriskeConventional wisdom in golf instruction is that your grip pressure should start light and stay light when you swing. But some instructors think gripping the club harder when you swing is not only...
Saturday, 5/10/2014 at 7:06AM
Health & Fitness

Fitness Friday: Getting a better handle on it

By Ron KaspriskeGolf instructors talk about the grip in terms of how it impacts swinging a club effectively. In regards to pressure, most say you shouldn't squeeze the handle any harder than 50 percent of...
Friday, 10/4/2013 at 9:00AM
Golf Instruction / Golf Instruction

Butch Harmon: Proper Grip Pressure

Too much grip pressure can restrict wrist hinge. Too little, and you risk losing control during the swing. Here's top-ranked teacher Butch Harmon's quick test to find your ideal grip pressure.
June 2012
setup-basics

Setup Basics - Butch Harmon: Grip Pressure

Too much grip pressure can restrict wrist hinge. Too little, and you risk losing control during the swing. Here's top-ranked teacher Butch Harmon's quick test to find your ideal grip pressure.
coaches-instructors

Quick Tips with Brian Crowell - Grip the Club Like a Steering Wheel

PGA Professional Brian Crowell says a golfer's grip pressure should be similar to how a driver holds a steering wheel. Find out why.
Golf Instruction / Golf instruction

Hank Haney: Grip Fundamentals

Hank Haney explains the importance of a correct grip and offers a simple way to check yours.
April 2012
setup-basics

Setup Basics - Hank Haney: Grip Fundamentals

Hank Haney explains the importance of a correct grip and offers a simple way to check yours.
Golf Instruction

Tips Plus: Darren May (October 2011)

Golf Digest Best Young Teacher Darren May's drill for using the correct amount of grip pressure.
October 2011
Golf Instruction

Tips Plus: Jim McLean (Dec. 2010)

Check your right hand for better ball striking around the green.
December 2010
Golf Instruction

Tips Plus: Jim McLean (September 2010)

Here's a drill from Golf Digest teaching professional Jim McLean that will help you gain more distance off the tee.
September 2010
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