How to Hit a Solid Drive on the First Tee

Making a tentative swing is one of the worst things you can do in golf. Blair O’Neal shows you how to finish through the ball and hit a solid drive on the first tee.

Released on 7/1/2015

Credits

Starring: Kelly Rohrbach and Blair O'Neal

Transcript

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(jazzy music)
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So I play in a lot of pro-ams,
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and I see a lot of players on the first team
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make really tentative swings,
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and that's the worst thing you can do.
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What you really wanna do is make
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a good confident swing, and the keyword
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is to finish through the ball.
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So instead of quitting at the ball
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and kinda stopping because you're scared,
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try to overcome that with confidence
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and make a great swing through the ball.
00:25
(jazzy music)
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Now where you can practice that
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is to tee up your shot,
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and take an extra tee and put it
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a few feet in front of your ball.
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You're gonna practice just swinging down the line.
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The key word is swing through the ball,
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through to the tee,
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down your target line, making a good swing.
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And keeping a good speed.
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(jazzy music)
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Make sure to work on this tip
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if you don't want me to out-drive you all day long.
00:58
(jazzy music)
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