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I have been playing competitive golf since i was 10 and when i was 14 i was short. I was like 5'4" and now i am 16 and 6'3" and i grow like 4 inches a summer, but lately i have grown an inch in the last 3 months. It gets hard, because my swing keeps on changing because of my height. One thing i notice is that the taller i am getting the better i am putting and the further i hit the ball. My average drive has increased just over 60 yards in two years. Have any of you grown this much or a lot lately and found it difficult?
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I've grown about 8 inches in the last yr and 1/2. Im pretty sure ive gained about 3-4 clubs of distance with my irons over that span.

 

Wouldnt you think that as you got taller, your swing would become more upright? Well maybe a yr ago, my swing was definitely a 2 plane swing, and now I'm a pretty secure one planer. Has anyone else experienced changes in their swing plane?

 

 

-Kyle

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It is tough, I was 5'4" at the end of last year, and now I'm reaching 5'9", it's crazy, I had all my clubs built for me over the winter, and now I have to have my irons which were 1/2" short, brought up to 1/4" short, as well as my wedges. It's going to be a lot of club work, and it sure is a pain in the butt, but it has to be done. That is one thing that I am glad I did was have my clubs custom fit through all my growth stages, which has enabled me to keep the same swing, and just let the clubs grow with my body.

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