The Mathematics of Golf. By Jennifer Morgan. Getting Clubs. Almost everything about golf is mathematical, from your clubs to practice to the course
Let’s take a look at the planar swing of Mr. Vijay Singh….
Note that right angle again!
Watch how his swing stays in one plane here.
He’s still in the same swing plane!
Hook it and it will go about 20 degrees to the left. Slice it and it will go about 20 degrees to the right.
With 72 yards left in the rough where and with which club do you think you should use now?
Do you need a lot loft angle? Remember you are in the rough where there's thick grass and can’t tee it up on the course!