Putting: Speed or Line First?

Gareth Raflewski addresses the line vs speed decision in putting
Gareth Raflewski addresses the line vs speed decision in putting

Gareth Raflewski addresses the line vs speed decision in putting

Putting; as many of you know, makes up most of our strokes in a round of golf. Unfortunately, many of us think we are good at it when we really have a lot of room for improvement.

One issue that perplexes many players is the choice between choosing the line of a putt or the speed first.

Short game specialist Gareth Raflewski gives his opinion in this instruction video:

Gareth Raflewski

Gareth Raflewski

/ PGA of Canada Professional Gareth Raflewski is a London, Ontario-based PGA Tour/LPGA Tour Putting and Short Game Coach. Born in Ireland, he is a trained engineer and a former touring professional. You can find him on the web at www.raflewskigolf.com and on Twitter @Raflewski