Sometimes golf is too complicated. You can over analyze what you are doing and forget that the goal is to SWING the club. Swing it back, swing it through – you can’t get any simpler than that. Here is a great drill to work on your increasing your clubhead speed and ultimately your distance. Grab an alignment stick and swing it like a golf club, but don’t hit the ground. Try to swing it fast and create a loud “swoosh” with the stick. The faster you swing it, the louder the swoosh.
Click on the video below to see a simple drill to increase your clubhead speed
The keys to this drill are simple:
Create a good wrist cock on your backswing
Keep your left arm straight through impact
Extend your arms and re-hinge the club on your follow-through
Swoosh away……and enjoy the extra distance!
Here is what a fast “swoosh” should sound like –