Understanding The D-plane By James Leitz

In this series of three videos, James Leitz, Director of Golf at Pinewood Country Club, explains the D-Plane and its significance to your teaching and club fitting. As Director of Golf at Pinewood Country Club in Louisiana and PGA and Golf Digest nationally acclaimed club fitter and instructor, Leitz provided TrackMan with a series of exclusive videos focused on the D-Plane and its significance in teaching and club fitting.

In this video, Leitz goes into great depth on the D-Plane and related terms like spin loft and spin axis. Using a 3D model, Leitz illustrates the D-Plane and its influence on ball flight. He makes it easy to understand this difficult, yet essential component of teaching and club fitting. In the process, providing clarity and insight on swing and ball flight theory and the new ball flight laws.