Elite coach Dan Whittaker explains how 'Leap Frog' can make you a better player – and how to adjust the game according to your handicap

In this winter instruction series elite coach and YouTube star Dan Whittaker is joined at his High Legh headquarters by Alex Perry – a 14-handicapper – and Dan Murphy – who plays off 3 – to run through a variety of drills that can be slightly adjusted depending on your ability. In this episode, Whittaker introduces the NCG boys to ‘Leap Frog’, a game from his short game tips repertoire that will improve your wedge play.

In the video at the top of the page, Dan takes Alex through the mid-handicap version of the drill, while you can watch the low-handicap version here:

As you can see, the principles of the game are the same, with one vital difference.

Leap frog: The low-handicap version

Leap frog: The mid-handicap version

Keep an eye out on NCG’s tips page over the winter months for more in-depth instruction from Dan Whittaker.