Say 17 to improve your swing tempo

How's your tempo? How many times have you hit a bad shot, and your playing partner says, "You got a little quick on that one."

Tempo is a huge part of the golf swing. And maintaining a consistent tempo translates into a consistent release and consistent contact.

In this video, SwingFix instructor Justin Bruton shares a simple tip for tempo: Say "17" through your swing.

It'll work with some other phrase, too – just find that one swing mantra and stick with it. The phrase might work to keep extraneous swing thoughts out of your head, too.

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