Hank Haney: Fix Your Big Misses

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Lesson 1: Eliminate Penalty Strokes

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Fix Your Big Misses #1: Eliminate Penalty Strokes
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OVERVIEW

There are lots of ways to run up your score, but the biggest killers are penalty strokes. Hitting it out of bounds or in the water can quickly ruin your scorecard, and the culprit is usually a poor drive. In this video, Hank Haney teaches you how to keep the ball in play off the tee.

SWING THOUGHTS

If you fight a slice, grip with your hands turned away from the target
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If you fight a hook, set your hands more on top of the grip
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Holding the club too tightly can cause slice
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Holding the club too loosely can cause hook
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To fix a slice, swing more to the right and close the clubface earlier
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To fix a hook, swing more to the left and turn your body through faster
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Fix Your Big Misses #2: No More Extra Short-Game Shots
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  • Finding the right wedge for you
  • The basics of bunker play
  • Troubleshooting your short game
  • The need for speed around the green

Hank Haney: Fix Your Big Misses

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Lesson 1: Eliminate Penalty Strokes
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Lesson 2: No More Extra Short-Game Shots
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Lesson 3: Stop Three-Putting
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Lesson 4: Escape Trouble in One Swing
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Lesson 5: Manage Your Game
Hank Haney: Fix Your Big MissesINDEX
Fix Your Big Misses #1: Eliminate Penalty Strokes
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Lesson 1: Eliminate Penalty Strokes
  • Identifying your big miss off the tee
  • The rundown on driver settings
  • How to straighten a slice
  • How to turn a hook into a draw
Fix Your Big Misses #2: No More Extra Short-Game Shots
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Lesson 2: No More Extra Short-Game Shots
  • Finding the right wedge for you
  • The basics of bunker play
  • Troubleshooting your short game
  • The need for speed around the green
Fix Your Big Misses #3: Stop Three-Putting
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Lesson 3: Stop Three-Putting
  • Prioritizing speed over read
  • Best drill for center-face contact
  • How to make more comebackers
  • A simple test for the yips
Fix Your Big Misses #4: Escape Trouble in One Swing
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Lesson 4: Escape Trouble in One Swing
  • How to stop compounding mistakes
  • Controlling trajectory high and low
  • How and when to work the ball
  • Becoming a great decision-maker
Fix Your Big Misses #5: Manage Your Game
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Lesson 5: Manage Your Game
  • Taking risk off the table
  • Learn to putt from off the green
  • Simplifying your short game
  • Choosing practical over pretty