Play Your Best: Step by Step

David Leadbetter: Get Your Chipping Motion More Consistent

Get it close by keeping the wrists firm
August 15, 2016
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Photo by J.D. Cuban

If you're struggling to consistently hit good chip shots, you might want to copy the simple technique many pros use. They eliminate extraneous hand-and-wrist action to create a more reliable chipping motion. This "wristless" shot is so easy to execute, I did it without crushing one of my trademark hats (above). Learn to do it in four simple steps.

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