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Ball Speed plays an important part in shaping the roll of your ball on the putting surface. You can't control the slope or speed of the green, but you can control how hard or soft you hit your ball.
Downhill Putts are the putts most deserving of your attention. Of all the putts they are the most difficult to accurately judge both the speed and the break. They lead to many three-putts.
The pendulum stroke is considered by many to be the most reliable way to execute a putt. However, strictly speaking such a stroke is not a true pendulum as there is no fixed pivot to guide your swing.
Putting by Feel alone is based on the idea that everyone has the innate ability to perform certain basic motor skills. So is there any need to teach someone something that they already know?
A forward press is a technique that some golfers use to initiate their putting stroke. The question is whether this technique is a good or bad habit.
An empty mind is the ideal state to have when you are faced with a pressure putt. However, the ability to clear negative thoughts from entering into our consciousness is entirely another matter.