Master Your 3-Wood

November 2008
Golf Magazine;Nov2008, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p146
The article offers information on hitting a 3-wood from a tight lie. The 3-wood serves as the longest club in one's bag after the driver. Fairway woods require a sweeping motion that strikes the ball as the clubhead moves parallel to the ground. For golfers to practice this technique, they should take a wide stance like the one they use with their drive and position the ball opposite to left heel. Start one's swing on a low path and try to replicate that shallow path on one's downswing.


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