Question: What Is Better A Draw Or Fade?

Some will argue that the fade is better because it provides more control, and can offer a softer landing.

Others will say the draw is superior because the ball with travel farther, and cut through the wind more effectively.

Here’s my answer after playing both shots myself.

Does a draw or fade go further?

“Provided the ball speed, launch angle and spin rate are the same, a draw and fade will carry and roll the same distance. However, from a practical perspective, most club golfers will hit a draw further than a fade, because when they hit a draw they reduce the loft, leading to lower spin rates.25 Jan 2016

Why is a draw the best golf shot?

The main reason why a draw is useful comes down to the technical make up of the golf shot. To hit a draw, the swing must be attacking the golf ball from the inside with the club face open to the target, and closed to the swing path.

Does higher loft promote a draw?

Yes, loft affects bias somewhat. If you loft up you will increase the draw. If you loft down you will decrease the draw. In other words if I set my 10.5 driver to +1 or 11.5 then I slightly close the face and increase draw bias.30 Aug 2016

What is the difference between a cut and fade in golf?

Draws and fades are shots featuring controlled movements of the golf ball. A draw curves from the player’s right to his left (for a right-handed golfer) while a fade moves in the opposite direction, from left to right. Some players hit draw shots or fade shots naturally.

How do you fix a slice?

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How do you hit a draw?

Golf Draw Method (Easier Version)

  • Set up so that the club face is aiming slightly to the right of your target.
  • Aim your feet, hips and shoulders further to the right than the club face (this will, in effect, give the club face a closed position in relation to the swing path, imparting draw spin on the golf ball).

Can you hit a draw with an open clubface?

And you want your clubface alignment at impact to be about 2-3 degrees open. So the clubface is actually closed to the swing path, which is how the ball will start to the right and then curve from right to left. The clubface is open to the target line, but this is how the ball starts to the right.

How do pro golfers hit a draw?

In order to follow through on your draw and see the ball turn nicely from right to left (for a right-handed player), you will likely want to let the club release through the hitting zone. Some golfers put themselves in a good position to hit a draw, only to back off at the last second and hold on to the club at impact.

How do I stop slicing my drives?



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