Swing Analysis: Nick Watney

Nick Watney's swing, analyzed by Claude Harmon.

Released on 7/20/2015

Transcript

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[Commentator] Nick Watney has a fantastic athletic setup.
00:07
There's no arch or curvature in his lower back.
00:10
One of the big bombers on the PGA Tour.
00:13
Very wide off the golf ball.
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Little bit of a late wrist cock
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but sets the golf club in a beautiful position
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which allows him to sequence
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upper body, lower body, arms, golf club.
00:25
Nick has a setup where he has a little bit
00:27
more weight on the right leg,
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as opposed to hanging on his left side at address.
00:32
So if you're trying to hit the golf ball
00:34
further and higher, go ahead and set up
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with maybe 60% of your weight on your right leg
00:39
and then feel like you're going to swing
00:40
as high in your follow-through as you can.
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