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How to stop doing it!?
I have been struggling lately with my swing. About 6 months ago I scored two 78s in a matter of months. Since then, I've been hitting well into the 90s! I usually shoot low 80s. I find that from day to day, I'm fighting my swing. It never feels right, it never feels the same from day to day.

One of the the things that shatters my confidence is when the takeaway just doesn't feel right(do you know what I mean?). When this happens it usually happens when I'm approaching the top of the backswing and I feel like my left wrist is cupped too much, and the club does not feel solid in my grip at the top. I swing a club everyday(in my house or in the back yard), and can't seem to find that "set" position at the top anymore because of a feel of a cupped left wrist.

Currently, I'm trying to find the proper takeaway and plane that feels right. Any suggestions? I know without video it could be a million things. Just hoping someone else might have a "swing feel" tips that I could try.
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I think your left hand grip might be too strong (you see too many knuckles on the left hand)

 

If you grip isn't set up strong disregard...but I found that it is easier to cup the wrist with a strong grip in the left hand.

 

Hope that shot in the dark helps ;)

 

 

I'll have to check it again. I haven't really paid much attention to the knuckles, but rather check the "v" to make sure its pointed to somewhere around my right ear.

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it would be interesting to see. changing the strength of your right hand grip is like the biggest change in golf it will take like half a bucket just to get used to the feel.

 

I have a pretty standard left hand and a weak right hand grip to keep myself from pulling the ball. I am working on getting it back to standard once I get my plane 100% repeatable.

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Hmmm. I can see 2.5 knuckles on my regular grip. If I try to weaken it anymore, the grip really starts to feel like its too far in the palm. It actually lays accross all the palm pads and somewhat in the crease of the index finger. I'll check it out on the range this week.

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