Putt with a stable upper body

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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.

One of the most common faults among club golfers on the green is trying to get a sneak peak at the ball dropping in the hole too early. As a result, the upper body is too active through the stroke, which makes squaring the clubface much more difficult.

A good drill to keep your upper body still is to use a ball marker positioned just behind the ball, as John Letters Golf Academy Pro Tom Denby explains in this golf video tip.