Working On Your Tempo
WORKING ON YOUR TEMPO
The main issue for a lot of amateurs with tempo is swinging too fast. You’re
taking it back, you get excited about ripping it, and suddenly the club doesn't
have a chance to even pause at the top before it’s back on it’s way down .
Tempo can be defined as the elapsed time of your golf swing from the moment
you begin your takeaway to the completion of your follow-through. Amateurs
often struggle with finding the proper tempo because they think they need to
swing much faster than they actually do to generate power and distance. But
even some golf professionals find that they must slow down their tempo when
they fall into the habit of rushing their swings
Relax when you address the ball. Tension is a major cause of a hurried swing
tempo. Be deliberate with all the actions you take prior to taking your stance
and setting the club behind the ball. Walk up to your ball slowly. Take relaxed,
easy practice swings.
Let it go.
Please remember to repair your divot and one other.
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