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1.
Top and Lower Half Aligned
PGA Professional Eric Hogge offers a quick lesson to help you keep your top and lower half aligned.
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Proper Distance Away from the Golf Ball
PGA Professional Eric Hogge offers a quick lesson to help you be the proper distance away from the ball.
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Maintain Proper Balance throughout Your Golf Swing
PGA Professional Eric Hogge offers a quick lesson to help you with your posture which will help you maintain proper balance throughout the swing.
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Adjust for Impact
PGA Professional Eric Hogge offers a quick lesson to help you adjust for impact.
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Better Equipment, Better Game: Lie Angles
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, gives an in-depth analysis on lie angle; the angle between the bottom of the golf club and the shaft.
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Better Equipment, Better Game: Golf Fitness
David Donatucci, Director of Fitness and Performance for the PGA of America, demonstrates an exercise that will assist you in gaining stability, flexibility, strength and power; all things that will benefit your performance on the golf course.
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Top Technology Improves Your Swing
TNT's Craig Sager went through one of the top golf schools in the country, the PGA Golf School in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Watch how his swing is analyzed and improved using the latest in techology, part of the learning process at the PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance.
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Elbow placement
When I address the ball, my left arm is straight. Should my elbow face the target? My arm tries to twist, pointing my elbow towards my left hip.
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Grip drill
During the swing, my right hand (right handed) tends to open off of the grip during the back swing (my palm tends to open up on the back swing uncovering the thumb of my left hand). Is that correct or is that a flaw? How do I fix?  
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Posture while addressing the ball
I constantly struggle with my posture at address. Would you offer any advice/tips on how tall/straight I should stand while addressing the ball?
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Pulling Drives
I keep PULLING my drives....I hit the ball consistently 275-300 yards but seem to pull 70% of my shots. I use the King Cobra LV 4 X driver and Cobra S9 irons. Is there a drill I can try to fix this? Thank you for your time.
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Pressure on the grip
Please please tell me the mystery of the pressure on the grip. I heard left hand only hits the ball. How much does the right hand play through the swing . I tried to keep equal pressure with both hands. Is this correct?
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13.
Opening up your stance
I've heard several instructors say that for shots within 80 yards you need to have an open stance. Why is this and how open should the stance be?  
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14.
One plane swing
How can I tell if I have a one plane swing?  
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15.
Clear your hips
I'm now approaching seventy years of age. I find it harder and harder to clear my hips. To help this I try to square up my shoulders when I set up, but I set up with a slightly open stance.
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Plane Swing
I have a one plane swing and I'm following your advice, but I'm blocking the ball right. What would you suspect is the cause?
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17.
Snap hooks
I am a 1 handicapper that strugles with the pull or snap hooks on my bad days but only with the driver or 3 wood. My clubface position at the top is square to just slightly shut and I have worked hard over the years to get to square.
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Boring ball flight
I would like to have a more boring ball flight. What can I do without totally changing my swing.  
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19.
Overcome mental obstacles
Im not a beginner I consistently shoot in the mid 80's but am trying to take my mental game to the next level. I feel I am physically capable of shooting in the 70's but cannot overcome the mental aspect of the game.
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Hitting shots off the back foot
I am hitting my shots off the back foot. Whar are some drills to help transfer to the left side?  
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