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How to Place Your Trailing Hand on the Golf Grip

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Check the 'V' Position
V position of hands in the golf grip

Make sure the thumb-forefinger V of your trailing hand is parallel to that of your top hand, and points back to the 1 o'clock position.

Photo by Kelly Lamanna
Make sure that the "V" formed by the thumb and forefinger of your trailing (bottom) hand points toward your back ear/shoulder area (the 1 o'clock position). This "V" should be parallel to the "V" on your lead hand (as illustrated by the double arrows in the photo).

See Also: The Lead (Top) Hand Grip

Video: Watch a video in which the complete golf grip (both the lead hand and trailing hand) is demonstrated - How to grip the golf club

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