Tag Archives: Dropping The Hammer

WAX Member David K Nails The “Hammer Drop”

David or DK as I like to call him emailed me on the weekend regarding something he had found in a golf swing book from the 60’s (the Classic Golf Swing era, so you know it’s likely bang-on) called the “Four Magic Moves To Winning Golf.”

We had a discussion on it today before he headed off for his match-play round (I forget what the exact event is, but he’ll enlighten us, I’m sure, when he reads this posting).

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Address Concept + The “Perfect Pivot” = A & Ω (Updated)

**Update At Bottom

It is so simple when you distill the golf swing to its most basic elements – the proper setup combined with the “perfect pivot” action that Ben Hogan used for his own swing.

Those two basic elements are the Alpha & Omega of the optimal golf swing.  In fact, I can’t think of anything that would cause a problem in the swing that wouldn’t be solved by the grasping of these two elements.

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Hmm… Something About Jack Nicklaus’ Hammer Position

nicklaus-hammerI was going to title this posting “Best Modern Golf Swing Fail EVER,” because I’ve been getting some feedback on a certain swing people have noticed in the new “MCS – Dropping The Hammer” video.

Now, I’m not one to make fun of people hitting balls at range – they’re all trying, but the guy who photo-bombed a certain segment of my video has to be seen to be believed.

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The MCS Swing Bottom – Consistency, Consistency…

swing bottoms golfOriginally Posted August 4, 2015 – Re-posted because you need this swing bottom to “drop the hammer.”

The name of the game with the golf swing is consistency.  It doesn’t matter how far you can hit a ball, nor even how accurately you can hit a ball, if you can’t do it consistency.

In golf, you score when you put the ball where you want it for the next shot, more or less – and when you don’t put that ball where you want it, bad things are likely to happen – or at least things will happen that aren’t optimal.

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