Downswing

Drill: My Favorite Drill – Variation 2

By at April 4, 2014 | 12:02 pm | 10 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I show another variation of my favorite drill.  Not only can you use this drill to learn how to use your lower body but you can also use it to help increase your lag angle.  Increasing your lag angle will give you more power so make sure when you are doing my […]

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Drill: Use Your Shadow to Learn the Hip Turn

By at February 14, 2014 | 12:58 am | 14 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I turn again to the shadow.  This time I want you to use it to learn how to use your hips in the downswing.  For those of you struggling to learn to turn the arms off this is a great drill that you can be doing not only at the range but […]

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There Is Lateral Motion In The Downswing

By at January 31, 2014 | 12:00 pm | 33 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I talk about the lateral motion in the downswing and how it happens automatically.  This means you do not have to think of shifting.  Your thought in the downswing should be to turn.  If you turn and keep the arms powerless the club will attack the ball slightly from the inside creating […]

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Pro Versus Am – Hip Speed

By at January 27, 2014 | 12:00 pm | 16 Comments

Paul Wilson

WARNING:  Slight distortion in this tip.  Do not turn it up too loud. In this tip I talk about the hip speed of pros versus the hip speed of amateur players.  This hip speed is vital in generating power in the swing.  If you are looking to develop a better swing with more power you […]

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Pro Versus Am – Lag

By at January 14, 2014 | 12:00 pm | 18 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I continue with the pro versus amateur series.  This time I talk about lag in the downswing.  This angle is responsible for developing the power in the swing.  Most amateur players have little or no lag angle so this is a huge difference between the two swings.  If you are not lagging […]

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DRILL – Lift Heel For 2 Weeks

By at November 22, 2013 | 12:02 am | 17 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I again talk about how the back heel comes off the ground at impact with all clubs. This is a modification of my favorite drill.  This time as you do it, I want you focusing on the back heel through impact for the next 2 weeks (surely you can handle that).  While […]

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DRILL – Lift Then Hit

By at November 20, 2013 | 12:06 am | 1 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I talk about how the back heel comes off the ground at impact with all clubs. Too many people are flat footed when they hit the ball yet pros are coming off this heel due to more hip rotation.  If you want to generate more power make sure you are doing this […]

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It’s Like A Throwing Motion

By at November 17, 2013 | 12:00 pm | 18 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I talk about how my “Touch the Legs” position is like the motion you do when throwing a ball.  If you have thrown a ball you have done the this position so if you are having trouble with this position get a feel for it without the club first by throwing a […]

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Power – Downswing Leg Drive Progression

By at November 15, 2013 | 10:57 pm | 18 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I talk about how to increase your leg drive to gain more power. There are many people are working on trying to get more power. By only increasing the leg drive they keep seeing their shots push and push fade. This tip gives you the progression you should be taking to increase […]

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Drill – Club On Hips

By at November 12, 2013 | 12:00 pm | 18 Comments

Paul Wilson

In this tip I give you a drill to allow you to achieve my touch the legs position.  Ending your golf swing with the legs touching is vital because if they are touching you turned and shifted your weight properly.  Make sure you try this at home and at the range.  Once you do you […]

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