Posts Tagged ‘ben_hogan’

HOWTO hit a golf ball with a cigarette in your mouth!

Monday, December 17th, 2007

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Here’s a simple howto for hitting the golf ball with a cigarette in your mouth.

What does this do for your swing?

Basically, it allows you to balance your swing. If you are not in balance, you will most likely lose the cigarette during your swing.

Famous golfer, Ben Hogan used to do this in practice AND in competition.

You can swap a golf pencil or anything similar if you don’t smoke cigarettes. But cigarettes work the best since they can be easily broken.

Golf Video – Ben Hogan’s Swings

Thursday, October 4th, 2007

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Here’s a great series of Ben Hogan’s golf swing on youtube.

Golf Video – Ben Hogan’s Swing – Does Ben do Stack & Tilt?

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007

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Here’s Ben Hogan’s swing video I found on Youtube. Although you can’t hear anything, if you scroll to the end, you will be able to see Ben Hogan’s Driver swing in action.

It seems that Ben’s weight transfer starts way before his downswing. (which he did mention in his book, Five Lessons: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf)

Golf Video – Ben Hogan’s Swing – on plane

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007

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Although there’s a concept that a golfer must stay on-plane during the downswing. That plane is always a mystery to me but Ben Hogan shows you how to do it right in this video.

Interesting Golf Links for 09-17-07

Monday, September 17th, 2007

Steve Elkington’s Stack and Tilt

Monday, September 10th, 2007

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Wow, check out Steve Elkington’s stack and tilt swing. It seems like this is what some of the pros have been doing after all along… This helps you to actually transfer your weight before starting your downswing, something Ben Hogan used to do…