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Tips On How To Make Long Putts

February 24, 2012 | Comments: 0 | Views: 152

When looking to learn how to make long putts one has various places they can turn to for tips. Depending on which type of aids you like to use, there are several options one can choose from. Whether it is DVD or CD, or whether it is a personal coach, these can all teach you how to get the longer putts on the greens to go in the hole.

The right club is a must depending on which greens they are playing on. Depending on which type of putt, and where you are may be on a course, the golf club being used will make all the difference to the golfer on that shot they are taking. So, having the right putter, for the lengths and distances you are trying to reach, is the first step to get the ball in to the hole.

The swing is also key to making a putt. From the motion, to the power, to the way you keep your feet apart, the shoulder distances, and overall body format, all will play a role in the swing you will take at the golf ball. Therefore, reviewing your stance, and checking the distances and power, will also help improve the swing and putting you are doing.

The hand grip is also a big part of the shot. Depending on the putter being used, how big your hands are, and the distance you are trying to shoot the shot at, the grip that will be used is going to vary for each golfer on the greens. Additionally, the way you feel comfortable in holding the club is also going to play a role in the grip you make on that club.

One has to consider all of these things to improve their putt. If they consider each of these things in conjunction with each other, they will improve things. It does not take too much time, but will require the golfer put in the effort, and review their shots, to make things better when golfing.

The best training aids will also help them get a better shot and clearer shot. So, whatever aids are used, or whatever courses one decides to take, these can all play a role in improving their shot. So, doing any and all of these things, will improve the shot on the greens.

The mentality of the golfer is also key. If they say its only a putt, they are not going to get a good shot on it. So, taking the shot seriously, and paying attention to it, they will get a better shot on a ball.

There are many ways to learn how to make long putts for each golfer. But, considering all of aspects, and reviewing the swing in general, are key to improvement. But, one has to do all of these things, in order to truly improve and make their putts and game higher quality.

Written by Tim Poortinga

Tim Poortinga has so much passion for golf. He has a great website that offers tips, advice and products that will help your game to be the best. Go to

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