How to hold a Golf Club

Golf is a precision club-and-ball sport. The origin of golf is unclear.

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The history of the golf starts from 1497. In the game of golf, the competing players are called as golfer. The golfer using many types of clubs, attempt to hit balls into each hole on a golf course. The Golf game do not requires a standardized playing area like other games. But the golf court requires unique design of the court. The court consists of 9 or 18 holes.

There are two types golf: Stroke play: If the competition is played for the lowest number of strokes by an individual, then it is called as stroke play. Match play: The lowest score on the most individual holes during a complete round by an individual or team, known as match play. The score in the golf game depends on how you hold the golf club. The followings are the some instruction the hold the golf club.

Hold the golf club in such a way that the head of club should squarely faces the target. If you are right-handed, and then hold the golf club handles in the left hand. Hold the golf club such that club should lie across the bottom of your fingers, just above the palm. The V formed by your forefinger and thumb should point toward your right shoulder. If you’re left-handed, reverse the steps. Place your right hand on the club so that it should lie diagonally across your ring, middle and index finger.

After this cover the thumb of your left hand with the thumb of your right hand. The V on your right hand is should be parallel to the V on your left hand. Lower the club into place for the swing, keeping it in your fingers with just enough pressure to hold the club. Maintain light pressure on the grip throughout the golf swing. Don’t hold the club in the palms of your hands. This may lose your power and control. Since the fingers are far more sensitive than your palm, so let them guide your shot.

While holding the club make sure that you are not too focused on form. The swing depended on your comfort ness. After setting the ball, make sure the face of the club is open to the ball. Now, how you hold the club depends on if you are a righty or a lefty. Try to have as little wrist movement as possible after you swing the club. Many people who golf decide to use a golf glove. The golf glove helps with your grip so that you are not squeezing the life out of the club. This also allows you to test out different hand positions and you can find the one that is most comfortable for you. The shots are also dependent on the club. If the clubs are not the comfortable you are going to have a horrible shot every time. The main thing is that the club should go up to your waist when you are standing up straight and also remember to keep your head down while swinging.

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