Jump to content

Welcome. You are currently viewing the forum as a guest which does not give you access to all the great features at GolfWRX such as viewing all the images, interacting with members, access to all forums and eligiblility to win free giveaways. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free. Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

- - - - -

Tiger's Chipping Method


  • Please log in to reply
5 replies to this topic

#1 Tanner25

Tanner25

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3,818 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 46356
  • Joined: 01/18/2008
GolfWRX Likes : 99

Posted 04 November 2012 - 10:27 AM

Saw this on you tube, Stand closer to ball, Hands up and hands forward (front of ball), weight on ball of left foot. It seems to restrict the backswing, which is good for me. What do you think? Tanner

Edited by Tanner25, 04 November 2012 - 10:29 AM.


Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


Wanna get rid of this ugly yellow box? And remove other annoying "stuff" in between posts? Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

#2 mikpga

mikpga

    Hall of Fame

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6,351 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 20303
  • Joined: 10/06/2006
  • Location:Cincinnati, Ohio
GolfWRX Likes : 326

Posted 04 November 2012 - 10:28 AM

Sounds good!

Kind of like putting with your weight/hands forward!

Keep it simple!

#3 SunkTheBirdie

SunkTheBirdie

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,538 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 129830
  • Joined: 05/30/2011
  • Location:with my F100 @ the range
GolfWRX Likes : 46

Posted 04 November 2012 - 11:39 AM



Here's the video.

#4 CallawayLefty

CallawayLefty

    Major Winner

  • Lefty Boomers
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,157 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 95918
  • Joined: 10/05/2009
GolfWRX Likes : 183

Posted 04 November 2012 - 11:52 AM

Just do what he did here every time and you'll be in good shape.  You know when it became clear that chip was going in?  About 1:15 in the video.  That's the look of somebody who's not finishing in second.


Edited by CallawayLefty, 04 November 2012 - 11:53 AM.


#5 596

596

    Get in, buckle up and hold on !

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,334 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 122006
  • Joined: 02/09/2011
  • Location:Lakeland, FL
GolfWRX Likes : 572

Posted 04 November 2012 - 12:00 PM

I do stand much closer to the ball like he does.  From there you have no choice but to have a more vertical shaft, ie hands high.  However I do not consciously set my hands in front of the ball or place any conscious weight on my front foot for a descending blow.  I use more of a loose hands putting stroke just from standing closer with a more vertical shaft.   My setup is totally neutral weighted on my feet, unless its a weird lie, ie uphill, downhill, sidehill, then I must adjust from there and this is extremely important for crisp contact.  There's lots of ways to chip, each golfer must find what works for them.   btw, I'm an excellent chipper which reflects well on my putts per round which is right around 29.


#6 J13

J13

    CallaWrx OG

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 10,478 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 76984
  • Joined: 03/08/2009
  • Location:East Coast
  • Handicap:+1
GolfWRX Likes : 2126

Posted 04 November 2012 - 12:21 PM

awesome video hard not to get all pumped up seeing stuff like that.
Callaway XR 10* (Xphlexxx Agera)
Odyssey Tank Cruiser #7
Big Bertha Mini 1.5 (Xphlexxx Agera)
Callaway XR 17* (Veylix Arcane)
Calaway Big Bertha Alpha Hybrid 22* (Veylix Rome 988)
Taylromade TP MC 5-PW (Modus Tour 120 TX
Taylormade TP ATV 54, 60 Modus WV 125
WITB Link




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

GolfWRX Sponsors