Checkpoints – Top – Lower Body

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Paul Wilson

Paul Wilson is the creator of Swing Machine Golf and founder of Ignition Golf. Paul's golf swing technique is based on the Iron Byron swing machine. YouTube Channels: Paul Wilson Golf and Ignition Golf Tips. Please Join me on Google+

6 Responses to “Checkpoints – Top – Lower Body”

  1. February 19, 2016

    johnhoyle

    GREETINGS COACH After watching your tip ,with PAUL and ERIC, you pointed out that there was no grass showing between Erics knees. I took a look at my swing and saw a small gap.Watching this tip I realized that I was not really pointing my forward knee behind the ball.OK I got the fix but when I make the move my forward foot,left foot,rolls just a touch,not off the ground,but I feel a little pressure, only just a little. There now is no gap. OK yes /no? THANKS

    • February 19, 2016

      Paul Wilson

      John,

      Very good. If there is a gap you are turning too much. Less turn more torque (coiling your spring). Keep at it.

  2. February 19, 2016

    johnhoyle

    PS I feel the slight pressure on the instep of my forward foot

    • February 19, 2016

      Paul Wilson

      John,

      Be careful. Make sure you are more focused on loading into the back instep 80%. I am not focused on this forward foot at all. There will be 20% of your weight on the forward foot but because there is 80% on the back foot you wouldn’t even be thinking about the forward foot.

  3. February 20, 2016

    KimBozik

    Paul,

    This checkpoint was very instrumental for me. Again looking at a lot of video I took of myself, I can see the grass through my legs at the top. Was also getting sway rather than turn and straightening the back leg too much, sometimes totally straight. Did a lot to get much less movement in my backswing and make sure I stayed on that instep and that made the big difference. Feels effortless now and I think I *really* understand hitting with my body now. In this case for me, less is more. Wow.

    Thanks,
    Kim

    • February 21, 2016

      Paul Wilson

      Kim,

      Great. This will tighten up the backswing giving you the torque.

      Less is more.

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