By Tom Wishon
OK, I admit, it is a bit of a loaded question. But just for fun, let me give you a list of the 12 key clubfitting elements for golf clubs and you take a moment to think about it and cast your vote for which one is the most important for the widest range of different golfers.
Here’s the list of the 12 Key Clubfitting Elements:
- Lie Angle
- Face Angle
- Shaft Flex
- Shaft Bend Profile
- Shaft Weight
- Total Weight
- Set Makeup
- Clubhead Design/Model
- Grip Size/Type
Before reading further…which do you think are the most important?
No question, for the majority of golfers, all of them are very important to pinpoint in a custom fitting analysis so their combined effect will allow each golfer to play to the very best of their individual, given ability.
Length? Absolutely – the old adage of clubfitting that goes “the longer the length, the more difficult to hit” rules strongly for ALL golfers, especially with the driver and the fairway woods.
In short (if you note that clever use of the term), shorter…
Read the rest of what Tom has to say about What are the Most Important Fitting Element in Golf Clubs in the July 2016 Monthly Handicap Improver here: