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  • Fix the Disconnect for Solid Ball StrikingFeatured Coach of the Week – Christina Ricci If you hit a lot of thin shots, it’s probably because your arms and body get out of sync at some point throughout your swing. To solve this problem, Christina Ricci uses the Smart Ball to stay in sync. To do this, set up to the golf ball […]
  • The Best Golfers in the World Use ThisFeatured Creator of the Week – Mike Dawson Mike Dawson, a golf Youtuber and content creator, had a chance to try out the PlaneMate at last year’s PGA Show. Mike was able to put on the PlaneMate and experience why some of the best golfers in the world use this training aid . This year, […]
  • Compression Drill Using the Power ClickThe Power Click is a training aid that works every time for Eric Cogorno. In his Youtube video, he breaks down his favorite compression drill for the right wrist and how he uses the Power Click to get great results. Compressing the ball means having a shallow angle of attack with low dynamic loft.
  • Flatten Lead Wrist Like a Tour ProFeatured Coach of the Week – Michael Newton The Power Click is a great tool to help golfers associate auditory feedback with feelings. In Michael Newton’s video, he explains that many of his students don’t realize they have a cupped lead wrist in their swing. If you don’t have a coach to watch your wrists as you practice, it’s […]
  • Chipping Exercise to Break ParMany players who come to the Tour Striker Golf Academy stand too far from the golf ball when chipping. To fix this habit, try this drill with your PlaneMate to create structural awareness within your swing. As you set up, step closer to the ball so that the PlaneMate band and the shaft of your club are parallel.
  • Flop ShotsThe pro's make flop shots look effortless, but this play can be more intimidating for recreational golfers. A successful flop shot is a ball that's hit high and lands softly.  To practice the flop shot, rotate your PlaneMate club connector 45 degrees.
  • Find Your RadiusThe Tour Striker PlaneMate is a great training aid to help simplify your swing. Hitting pure short shots starts with being able to feel and understand the radius of your swing.  Start to develop these feelings by closing your eyes while you set up to the ball.
  • Bunker ShotsWhile most golfers dread bunker shots, knowing how to navigate them is a contributing factor to hitting lower scores. Don't fall into the trap of trying to chase the ball down target line. Remember, a golf swing is a circular motion where the club travels around your body.
  • Stay ConnectedStaying connected throughout your golf swing can be a difficult concept to get the hang of. In his video, Brandon Cubitt of New Nine Golf shares how the Smart Ball taught him to stay connected and why it’s one of his favorite training aids. The Smart Ball can tell you a lot about your golf swing. To […]
  • PlaneMate 7 Day ChallengeIf you haven’t picked up a PlaneMate yet, there’s no better tool to work on your swing this winter. Whether you’re stuck inside at home, at the office or on the range, the Tour Striker PlaneMate is the best full swing training aid. For anyone looking to make gains, we challenge you to the 7-Day PlaneMate Challenge. The challenge is simple. The gains are real.