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The Golf Grip: How to Take Hold of the Club

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Thumb Position
Thumb position in the golf grip

Your thumb goes toward the back side of the shaft in the top-hand golf grip.

Photo by Kelly Lamanna
With the club at an angle and in the fingers, place your left thumb (for right-handed players) toward the back side of the shaft.
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