Updated: May 25
Every swing has some fundamentals that need to be observed in relation to the stroke one wishes to make. They have to be checked before the execution in a precise order almost like a ritual. There are four fundamentals and all the top players know them very well and can modulate them depending on what they want.
G.A.S.P. is a magical word summering them and allowing you to enter the world of technique (organizing your thoughts) and guiding you to the awareness of each stroke. Let's examine them together:
GRIP : it's the contact you have with your iron, your sensibility, your ability to feel the stroke, your action with the wrists, your ability to handle the face of the club during impact. Therefore remember that your hands need to be positioned correctly.