The “low checker,” the “skipper” or the “one hop and stop shot” – it has many names and it’s one shot that just about every golfer would love to add to their short game arsenal.
Seeing a ball stop on a dime next to the pin is a thrill every golfer wants to experience, and with the help of Titleist Staff Professional James Sieckmann, we can all learn how to hit this shot.
James' keys to keeping the ball low, with a lot of spin in order to maximize control.
>> Keep the hands close to the body with a lot of hinge on the take-away.
>> Stay on top of the ball during the backswing.
>> Shift your weight towards the target on the down swing.
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