Golf Drills: Bucket Transition Drill

Last Updated: Nov 06, 2023

Golf Drills: Bucket Transition Drill

This drill will help you learn how to transition properly.

Written By: Zach Gollwitzer

Posted in: Transition Drills

Tags: Slice Fix

Who is this drill best for?

This drill will be best for:

  • Golfers who struggle with a slice and "over the top move"
  • Golfers who "spin out" of the shot too early (fast hips)

Required Materials and Equipment

For this drill, you will need:

  • A basketball, volleyball, or range bucket (all work fine!)
  • A mid to short iron and golf balls to hit

Drill Overview

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Drill Instructions

  1. Get into your stance with a short to mid iron (don't go more than a 5-iron)
  2. Place a basketball, volleyball, or bucket between your thighs
  3. Make a golf swing allowing the bucket to drop during the downswing