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How do you set yourself up to throw accurately from you drive to your upshot, and putting? What goes thru you mind when you're standing on the tee pad, during an upshot or just before you putt.

I'm just curious to know what others do when they perform these different shots. Further, what is it that you do to practice these situations.

What techniques do you use to thow slightly downhill and in between trees? I find myself throwing high or center punching a tree. My first thought is that my form is not consistent, usually moving my head, which moves my torso and so on. I would like to come up with some techniques that keep my stoic when driving.

Tags: Accuracy, Driving, Form, Putting, Technique, Upshots

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As far as a general set up in regards to lining up my shots I do a couple things. One: I use an old ball golf technique. I find my line from tee pad to were I want the disc to go. Then I find something on the same line, but only a few feet from the teepad. Like a rock, twig, leaf..etc.. So now I just set up and aim at that object. Two: I use my shoulder as my other aiming point. The last one is when I don't use a run up. As for down hill shots I just try and adjust my pull though. So that it's on a slightly downward angle. My biggest problem with that. Is trying not to roll my wrist over. As for trees... What tree's? I don't see any tree's? I just see my line. Do these always work? Well If they did I would be the 12 time Champ and you guys would be buying my video's lol!!!
well, if your shooting for accurate you want to lower your approach length and don't pull back all the way keep the disc to the body, and what i do as far as mindset is this about were exactly i want to release my disc.
On thing that I have noticed over the last few years with my shots are that when I am unsure of my shot and find that I have two options and end up picking one but maybe I'm not 100% convinced on my ability to throw the shot given circumstances like trees, wind, fatigue or what ever other factors come into play and as I'm lining up that shot I find that I'm asking myself if I made the right choice that I usually end up throwing a combination of the two shots which usually ends in disaster. I think the best thing is to settle on a shot and be committed to that shot and execute it with determination, 90% of my bad shots are due to not snapping the shot through like I was confident that I had made a good choice. Secondly I've found that if you use the slowest disc that you can throw that given distance you will usually have better results, the faster the disc the harder they are to control thus the bigger the margin for error. If you can throw a buzzz comfortably 300ft and there aren't any other factors like wind to contend with then it makes more sense to use the buzzz than a fast driver that may skip or hyzer to much or flip over if released on an uneven path. Good example of this is when your throwing in a wooded area then you hit a tree with a mid-range it never caroms to far from that tree, but hit the same tree with the same amount of force with a driver and your 100+ in the wrong direction. Of course I'm no expert and dont claim to be one, these are only some things that I've found that work for me.
90% of putting is 50% mental. /Yogi
Whatever your physical putting technique is good concentration should improve your putting.
After I set myself up I find a spot on the pole or a chain link and I get a bit pissed at that spot. I want to destroy that spot with my putter....I work myself up a little bit but not enough that anyone has ever commented on it, so it's not noticeable...By the time I release my disc I see nothing but that spot, I'm determined to knock that spot off the pole and I go right at it. When this works nothing can break my concentration. When it doesn't work it's mostly because I wasn't concentrating enough.


lol @ Rescue about the videos'

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