the downhill approach shot


Do you want to improve your downhill approach shots? Watch this Nick Clemens golf video tip to see how...

130 yards from the stick and the green is 20 yards lower than your position. Club selection is crucial. Instead of using the 9 iron, choose the pitching wedge because of the fact that the ball will fly higher through the air due to the green being a lot lower than your position. The other major point to consider is the address. Follow these tips to learn how.


Make sure that your shoulders at address are parallel to the slope that you are playing on. This is to ensure that your swing is as normal as possible given the gradient of the fairway. Have the ball about an inch further back in the stance. When taking the swing, keep your shoulders parallel throughout to prevent coming up on the golf ball.