How to sweep your fairway woods

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Not only will your free tees and ball marker with this month’s copy of Today’s Golfer come in handy on the course, they can also help you play better golf!

We’ve compiled a series of exclusive video tips and drills using your free gifts to fix common faults and help you hit the ball longer and straighter, as well as sharpening your short game.

Successful fairway-wood play depends on a sweeping angle of attack, brushing the grass and picking the ball off the top. Club golfers often struggle because their angle of attack is too steep; taking big divots is a good indicator of this fault.

To achieve the correct sweeping angle of approach, try this drill from John Letters Golf Academy Pro Tom Denby. You’ll soon start hitting a penetrating ball flight with your fairway woods.