How the Position of the Ball Impacts your Golf Shots

Ball Position Relative to FeetA normal – or default – ball position in golf would be one that sees it located in the middle of the stance, in the center. In other words, the ball is located the same distance from the left foot as it is to the right. The following adjustments can be made to that position with the associated consequences listed.

Where to Position the Ball in Relation to Each Golf Club

Ball Position Relative to Club in HandThe golf ball can and is usually positioned differently in relation to the club at hand. There are two main competing philosophies regarding this. One recommends to position the ball forward always while the other recommends to move the ball along a continuum in relation to the club at hand. Both are explained.