Improve Your Ball Striking With A Shorter Backswing

Whether you’re hitting your iron shots chunky or thin, a simple drill can help you tighten up your backswing and create better contact. Piers Ward and Andy Proudman show you how the feeling of a shorter backswing — although it may not actually be much shorter — will improve your ballstriking abaility.

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