Your question: Why am I hitting my golf shots to the right?

Why am I pushing golf shots to the right?

Some players think a push comes from shifting too far toward the target, but this spin-out move is the real cause. When you spin open, your right shoulder tilts down and the club gets stuck to the inside. From there, the ball can only go right. So close your stance, and feel your arms swing past you.

What causes weak golf shots to the right?

According to Golf Digest 50 Best Teacher Hank Haney, it’s mostly because of a bad grip and a steep angle of attack. “Make your grip stronger, so your hands are turned away from the target and your palms are parallel to each other,” says Haney. “Also, gripping it too tight keeps the hands from releasing through impact.

Why am I hitting my irons right?

The ball position being too far back essentially causes the golf club to hit the ball too soon. When this happens, the club face is usually slightly open, resulting in a push to the right. This is one of the best reasons you could have for pushing your irons because it is a simple and quick fix.

Why am I not hitting my irons as far?

One reason you might not be hitting the ball very far is that you have too high of a spin rate with your driver and irons. An easy way to spot this is watching how high your shots go in the air. Golf shots that get hit with high back spin rates tend to climb higher into the air.

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Why do I keep fading my driver?

because hitting the ball on the inside (or nearest side to you) of the club face can also contribute to a fade. What Can You Do? The fade can be difficult for many golfers to fix because in order to avoid hitting the ball to the right (for a right-handed golfer), you actually have to swing more out to the right.