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Rory McIlroy Hole-In-One has recorded his first career hole-in-one at the 2015 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. His hole-in-one came in the 2nd round of the tournament on the par 3 15th. McIlroy hit a 9 iron on 177 yard hole. The ball pitched on the green close to the hole and bounced into the cup.
The sport of golf is packed with folklore: tales of incredible feats or of dire misfortunes. In clubhouses across the country you’ll hear peels of laughter or gasps of amazement as golfing stories are retold for the umpteenth time over a couple of post-round libations. There may be some truth to these wildly spun yarns that have long since been embellished upon, or perhaps they’re just myths of the fairways.
The best swing techniques for hitting longer drives depend on your current swing. Try the 5 golf swing techniques for driving and find out which is the most effective at increasing your driving distances.
A common misconception about the golf swing is that the same swing will work for all of your clubs. Each club has its own swing required to be successful. This is due to changing lengths, lofts, and lie angles as you go through the bag. If you swing your driver in the manner that I am about to explain and the club is properly fit, you will see a dramatic change in your distance.