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    How to Hit a Longer Driver

    How to Hit a Longer Driver

    In golf, everything begins with the tee shot, and almost every golfer -- including the pros -- wants to hit the ball farther. As long as you don’t land in a hazard, a longer drive offers the advantage of a shorter second shot, allowing you to use a more lofted and accurate club for your approach to the green, or your second shot on a par-5 hole. Except for short par-3 holes, the driver is the club typically used off the tee.

    How to Hit a Low Draw With Your Driver

    How to Hit a Low Draw With Your Driver

    If you play on a lot of hard golf courses, a low draw is a very useful shot to have in your repertoire. It gives you an advantage when you must drive into the wind, since the low draw gets a lot of its distance after it hits the ground. For many weekend players, hitting a draw of any kind seems like an impossible task. However, the low draw is often easier to learn because the shot feels more like a normal swing. Tiger Woods compares hitting a low draw with a driver to hitting a stinger shot from the tee.

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