How to Set Up and Align the Golf Stance and Club

By April 5, 2016Blog, Golf

Richard Coles has written in our Facebook page at, mentioning he is an absolute beginner and wants an introduction to some of the fundamentals of golf: The grip, the stance, and proper alignment.

As part of Golf University’s weekly “Tip from the Pro” I videoed the director of golf at The Hills in Queenstown, New Zealand, Craig Palmer, where he teaches us:

  • Why an athletic stance creates the opportunity for a great golf shot
  • Why our weight should be evenly distributed across your feet
  • How to align our body with the head of the golf club


  • How to aim the club correctly

Which will ultimately…

  • Allow us to ensure a good stance and proper alignment, creating a solid foundation for a great golf swing

To watch the “Tip from the Pro” click the Play Button in the video below.

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Until next episode

To the green in regulation!

Andrew “Mirror” McCombe

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