Hitting the driver off the deck is definitely one of golf’s most popular, yet equally-risky shots. There are a lot of misconceptions among amateur golfers when it comes to this shot.
With a normal tee shot, you will see that we have an ascending or upward angle of attack on the ball with the driver; most people will try to apply the same concept to the driver off the deck shot.
This mistake can lead to a thin or topped shot, or even the dreaded fat shot. Above, Swing-U instructor Ryan Rustand breaks down how to properly set up to this shot and help you to understand the basic techniques to be successful.