I’ve also pointed out someone with a passable planted-heel swing model (one Dustin Johnson, for example), but hold the phone a minute…
Has Rory McIlroy found “the secret” to the modern golf swing’s planted heel pivot?
I think he has – if you Wax Members who’ve been following the DJ’s Watering Hole postings on the planted-heel hip and leg action for the pivot – look at Rory down below here when he’s at address:
In fact, I have been saving a video for the Watering Hole for this weekend that will explain the planted-heel back swing pivot, and you’ll be able to compare what I’m saying to what Rory’s doing in that driver swing.
Note: This will be fully covered and explained in the upcoming “Kinesiology of the MCS Golf Swing” video… but back to Rory…
I also talked about the secret to Ben Hogan’s post-crash pivot was in this picture below:
Can you see it yet? OK, I’ll tell you**
The MCS Secret To The Planted Heel Pivot
So, it looks like Rory is getting much better positioning and hip/leg action as he recovers from that ankle ligament rupture.
You’ll notice there’s still a little left foot snap, but nothing like he had a couple of months ago before the injury.
Has Rory discovered the secret to the planted heel pivot?
We’ll see when he gets back to action, won’t we?