Category Archives: Fades and Draws

Spin on the Ball: God Doesn’t Own A One-Iron (Lesson 5, Part 2)

About this site: Golf As God Gave It To Us Apochryphal story about Lee Trevino:  [Ed. Note:  For those of you who don’t know, Trevino was hit by lightning on a golf course once in the mid 1970s.]  During a … Continue reading

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Spin on the Ball: What Causes Spin At Impact (Lesson 5, Part 1)

Lesson 1 discusses the importance of consistency in golf; Lesson 2 the importance of lining up a putt accurately; Lesson 3 getting the ball to the hole; and Lesson 4 golf as a game of opposites.  We will go back … Continue reading

Posted in (Linear) Momentum, Angular Momentum, Ball Flight, Bernoulli's Principle, Fades and Draws, Geometry of Golf, Gravity and Golf, Hooks and Slices, Opposites in Golf, Other Sports and Golf, The Mechanics of Golf | 2 Comments