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Slow motion sequence training is key to mastering the moves of the best players in the game. If you do this right (with constant feedback and monitoring through video and with mirrors) you can really see dramatic results in your swing. This kind of focused, deliberate practice is how my students and I create such impressive results.

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Lucas Wald is a former touring professional turned instructor. Lucas has been recognized by Golf Digest as one of the Best Young Teachers in America (2016-2017) and the Best Teacher in Arkansas (2017). His notable students include Harris English, Brad Faxon, Brandel Chamblee, Jeff Flagg (2014 World Long Drive Champion), Eddie Fernandes (2018 World Long Drive Champion, Master Division), and Victoria Lovelady (Ladies European Tour). Lucas has been sought out by some of the biggest names in the game for his groundbreaking research on the golf swing, and he’s known for his student case studies – with juniors, adult amateurs, and tour pros – that show that significant improvement in power and ball striking is possible in golfers of all levels. Check out his website - lucaswaldgolf.com - and be sure to follow Lucas on social media.

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  1. ronny

    Dec 27, 2017 at 6:26 pm

    But there are different sets of muscles, nerves and brain activities between slow and high speed swings.
    If you want to imprint an image of the golf swing by swinging slowly, okay, but it’s not for continuous training for a high speed swing.
    If you want a slow speed swing practice slowly; if you want a high speed swing swing fast.

    • Lucas WALD

      Dec 30, 2017 at 9:57 am

      Thanks for the comment! I agree and we want our players swinging Fast. In fact I love a fast tempo! However in the beginning stages of learning one needs to start slow..why? It gives you time to “think.” The goal is to get to the stage of swinging “unconscious” and letting it go! But that is definitely a process. Check out World Long Drive champion Jeff Flagg’s gains over a one month period: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P6wPXLFTIEo&t=17s

  2. Greg V

    Dec 27, 2017 at 10:19 am

    “This kind of focused, deliberate practice is how me and my students create such impressive results.”

    This kind of focused, deliberate practice is how my students and I create such impressive results.

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