Straightening your right leg during your backswing is something you SHOULD BE DOING!
It is a key golf swing tip to help you hit the golf ball more consistently, get more power and distance out of your clubs AND prevent injury. It really is one of the secrets to an effortless golf swing.
In this video with Eric Cogorno and Tom Saguto, learn not only why, but HOW to straighten your right leg in the backswing.
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