Chipping Basics

When you are stood over a chip shot

Do You think about Duffing It?

Maybe You worry you’re going to thin it through the Green

Perhaps you worry you’re going to fat the ball

Maybe you don’t know when to chip and when to pitch, or even what’s the difference

Don’t Despair – Whatever result you currently achieve with your short game


In this Short Game series I’m going to show you the fundamentals of the chip shot;

And we will look at the techniques and set ups for playing chip shots

Like all things in golf, you only get out of the game what you put in to it, so be sure to practice what you learn so that you can elevate your game to the next level

Happy Golfing

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The Angle of Attack in The Chip Shot

Angle Of Attack

Grip Down The Handle In The Chip Shot

Grip Position

Ball Position In The Chip Shot

Ball Position

Width Of Stance In The Chip Shot

Width Of Stance

Wrist Hinge In The Chip Shot

Wrist Hinge

The Through Swing In The Chip Shot

Through Swing

Club head Lag In The Chip Shot

Club Head Lag

Varying The Distance of The Chip Shot

Distance Control

Front View Of Playing The Chip Shot

Chipping Front View

Club Selection In The Chip Shot

Club Selection

Pre-shot Routine In The Chip Shot

Pre-shot Routine

Reading A Chip Shot

Reading A Chip

Chipping Out Of The Rough

Rough Shots

Tracking Your Progress With The Chip Shot

Check Your Progress

The Low Spinning Chip Shot

The Low Spinner

Final Thoughts From Rich About The Chip Shot

Final Thoughts