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How to steepen your golf swing

If your backswing is too flat, it could make it difficult for you to get underneath the golf ball and compress it. You could also find that you are impacting the ground way before the ball as your swing path will bottom out before impact and the club will actually be travelling upwards through impact.

 

How to steepen a golf backswing

To steepen the backswing try one of the following things, more wrist hinge, don’t misinterpret the one piece takeaway and over turn the body, don’t do a shoulder turn which is too flat or one where the sternum moves to the right too much and don’t pull the right elbow back like a lawnmower when you start the swing as this will pull the arms too far around the body causing the backswing to be too flat.