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Lexus Tips from the Tee: How to sink a long putt

Golf pro Mark Weitendorf delivers tips to improve your game on the course. In this installment, Weitendorf helps players learn how to hit long putts.

CLEVELAND — Even the world's best golfers find themselves having to sink a long putt to save par.

In our latest installment of Lexus Tips from the Tee, Firestone Country Club Golf Pro Mark Weitendorf shows WKYC’s Nick Camino a few pointers about how to successfully hit a long putt.

Tip 1: How to avoid a slice

Tip 2: How to use lower body mechanics to better strike the ball

Tip 3: How to drive the ball further off the tee

Tip 4: How to better utilize the hybrid club

Tip 5: How to master the backswing

Tip 6: How to hit a flop shot

Tip 7: How to effectively transition from backswing

Tip 8: How to improve swing mechanics

Tip 9: How to properly strike the ball

Tip 10: How to set up to hit the ball

Tip 11: How to drive the ball further off the tee