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A Trick to Find the Proper Golf Grip

By Travis Richardson

One of the first lessons you'll typically learn when first beginning to golf is how to properly grip a golf club. However, for those that learned on their own, or grew up gripping the club a certain way, re-learning the proper golf grip can be difficult. It's a problem I've struggled with myself. The good thing though is that there are no shortage of resources available to help teach the correct way, as well as tips and tricks to help you remember it the next time you are on the golf course.

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In our second series of articles discussing golf improvement, we turn to Golf Channel Academy Lead Coach Kenny Nairn, the Golf Instructor at Eagle Creek Golf Club in Orlando, FL. Kenny demonstrates how swapping a golf club for a simple yardstick can help establish a proper golf grip.


Want more golf tips, or ready to move on to other parts of your game? Stay tuned to the Nextgengolf blog, visit the Golf Channel Academy video section, or find a coach near you and schedule an assessment!

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Topics: Golf Tips