When you set up with a closed golf stance, the golf swing will often times follow the direction of your feet. As a novice golfer, it's very important that you understand the differences of how you stand over the ball.
What is an open golf stance? This article will break it down for you.
Often times golfers have no idea that they are standing 'open' to the target. When this happens, it is very easy for your golf swing to follow the way of your foot line which creates unnecessary spin on the ball, commonly to the right called a slice spin. Occasionally the ball will spin to the left which is called a hook spin.