Houston Hair Long Drive Q&A | Swing Man Golf

Age:                                 32

Height:                           6’4”

Weight:                          230 lbs

Driver Specs:

5* F6 XPHLEXXX busa shaft

Sponsors:

Krank Golf, XPHLEXXX, prokjekt.co, 2UNDER, Travis Mathew, TBA

What is your longest drive in competition?

462 yards to lose by one yard. Unofficially the longest ball ever hit to not advance to the next round.

What were the conditions of the drive?

Mesquite, NV! A little down wind and dry.

What are the fastest swing speeds you’ve recorded on a Swing Speed Radar and/or Trackman?

148 maybe

What lead you to choose your particular equipment specifications?

I’ve been a pro golfer for 12 plus years, I can fit anyone.

Do you favor a particular shot shape to hit it long?

Yeah, the winning shot shape.

Do you use any training aids to work on your speed and power?

Orange Whip Trainer, Draz Athletics WAGs (The Weighted Agility Glove), The Ultimate Swing Trainer (UST)

Do you do any other types of training to drive it further?

Nothing too crazy

Is there any particular bit of advice you would give the regular amateur for him or her to hit the ball longer?

To add 4 yards to your drive, you hit your tee shot 4 steps…

Read the rest of what Houston has to say about the Long Drive in the June 2015 Monthly Handicap Improver here:
https://www.swingmangolf.com/register.php