Golf Drills: Right Hand Chipping Drill

Last Updated: Oct 30, 2023

Golf Drills: Right Hand Chipping Drill

This drill will help you learn how to chip with your right hand only, which allows you to feel how the right side influences your chip shots.

Written By: Zach Gollwitzer

Posted in: Short Game Drills

Who is this drill best for?

This drill will be best for:

  • Golfers who struggle with their takeaway on short chip and pitch shots
  • Golfers who do not rotate their body correctly during the chip shot

Required Materials and Equipment

For this drill, you will need:

  • A few golf balls and a wedge!

Drill Overview

In this drill, you will hit chip shots with your strong hand (right hand for right-handed golfers) only. This will help you learn to chip with your entire body and feel the role of the strong hand in the short game.

Drill Instructions

  1. Grab a few golf balls and a wedge. Anything from 46-60 degrees of loft will do.
  2. Find a short chip shot, no more than 10 yards
  3. Hit right-hand-only chip shots focusing on turning the body and good rhythm through the strike.