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How to Place Your Trailing Hand on the Golf Grip


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Use Your Lifeline
Lifeline of bottom hand in golf grip covers thumb of top hand

Wrap the lifeline of your trailing-hand palm over the thumb of your leading (top) hand.

Photo by Kelly Lamanna
Cover your lead-hand (top-hand) thumb with the lifeline of your trailing palm.
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