Dustin Johnson Swing Analysis | By Malcolm Young

American powerhouse Dustin Johnson’s epic swing returned to our television screens at the TaylorMade Driving Relief, where he and Rory McIlroy defeated Matthew Wolff and Rickie Fowler while raising $5.5 million dollars to help the battle against COVID-19.

The images in the video were taken during the match at the Seminole Golf Club and here Johnson’s unique swing is analysed by UAE PGA Professional Malcolm Young.

Malcolm talks about Dustin’s forward press take away, his big hip and shoulder rotation, the extension in the lead arm, the bowed wrist at the top of the swing and how he matches it with an aggressive downward spiral, delivering the club on a path that allows plenty of space after impact to extend his forearms which starts the ball left of the target allowing for a ‘DJ power cut’.

For lessons with Malcolm, find him on Instagram below:


View this post on Instagram


Wednesday Wisdom : In a fast paced world of instant access golfers often want to see immediate progress and while in some cases this may be possible a longer term view is always a better option. There are no shortcuts on the road to success, start with a plan stick to it enjoy the successes and failures in equal measure and ensure the goals are realistic, attainable, measurable and adjusted with time. Then you have a better roadmap for your long term enjoyment. #golf #golfers #golfswing #golflife #golfstagram #player #golfcourse #sport #coach #coaching #skills #development #train #trainhard #2020 #dxb #dubai #uae #play #perform #instagolf #patience #time #plan #wisdom #joinme #like #share #follow #liketime @callawaygolfeu @nikegolf @trumpgolfdubai

A post shared by Malcolm Young Golf Coaching (@malc_younggolf) on

Share this article

Maya Palanza Gaudin: UAE’s Augusta bound youngster rubbing shoulders with world’s best

Richard Bevan talks to one of the UAE’s finest golfing prospects...
What's in the bag

Related articles

Charlie Woods swing sequence / by Pete Cowen

“It’s great to see Tiger hitting balls again and even more...

Thomas Pieters Swing | By Pete Cowen

I’ve been working with Thomas since he was 12, after I...

Jack Nicklaus – Power of the Golden Bear

Over the decades many professionals have tried to emulate Jack Nicklaus’...

Collin Morikawa Swing Analysis | By Pete Cowen

Winning a Major Championship is the pinnacle of golf, so to...

Matt Wallace Swing: A winning formula (swing analysis from Pete Cowen)

PGA Master Professional, Pete Cowen has a look at Matt Wallace’s...

Henrik Stenson’s Swing Sequence by Pete Cowen

“Henrik is one of my stable of players who I have...