D Plane Category

My 3 Months With Mr. Trackman: A Coach’s Prespective


Technology has become a huge part of golf instruction in the last 10 to 15 years. First it was high-speed video and the ability to slow down professional golfers swings and compare them to the average golfer for a comparison. Now it is sophisticated launch monitors for full swing and putting that have taken the […]

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Mastermind Skill #5 (D-Plane Knowledge)


I do a weekly tip for my members at Carmel CC that I only share with them but I thought that this tip is what I would consider “The Most Important Golf Lesson” that you may get so I wanted to share it with you. In my 5 Mastermind Skills or the framework of success that […]

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D-Plane with Trackman Maestro and John Graham


One of my 5 Mastermind Skills is educating my students on how and why the ball flies the way it does. I call it (D-Plane Knowledge) I talk about D Plane in just about every lesson because I want my students to armed with the correct information that will help them diagnose their ball flight and […]

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Pre-Shot Routine and a little D-Plane (Guru TV Blast From the Past)


Follow me on twitter @golfgurutv  See you on the lesson tee at “The Best Club In America” Guru

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Guru on Tip It Up Blog Radio with Jason Helman


Here is a radio show that I did with Jason Helman along with special guest John Graham. John discussed Aimpoint and I talked about D Plane, social media and the presidents cup. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/jasonhelmangolf/2011/10/03/tip-it-up-golf-talk-radio-guests-john-graham-jason-sutton To schedule a lesson with me at Carmel CC, please call the golf shop at 704-945-3300 See you on the lesson tee, Jason

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D Plane Montage: The Best of the Best


I know many of my students have heard me talk about the D-Plane and why it is important. The cool thing is that many of you understand it. I had a 13-year-old junior that know how to work the ball now because of D Plane.  As a student you need to have a general understanding of why […]

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D-Plane Makes It To Golf Illustrated: June Issue


It has been awhile since I have mentioned the D Plane for golf. Look into my archives to get the entire explanation but basically it is a three dimentional look at acutal ball flight. The D Plane was coined in Theo Jorgensen’s book “The Physics of Golf” which ultimately dispelled the belief of what created actual ball […]

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“THE BALL FLIGHT LIES” AND THE “D-PLANE”


One of the most important thing that I do as a teacher is help my students understand why the flies the way it does or accurately read their ball flight. As a young (younger, haha) instructor, I was trained in the nine ball flights (possibilities)and the 5 ball flight laws. It stated that the a. path […]

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