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Golf Tips: The sponge drill


We’re always striving for that bit of extra distance off the tee, and here’s a simple way of how you can add a few yards.

The best in the game drive the ball as far as they do because they transfer their weight so efficiently and effectively. With a wee sponge placed under your left foot (if you’re right handed), PGA professional Gavin Abson explains how you can do the same.

Gavin Abson is the Head PGA professional at The Carrick. For lessons, call Gavin on 07967 206266. Follow him on Twitter @GavinAbsonGolf.

Originally published on bunkered on September 16, 2015.

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