Hip speed, does not equal club speed.
…and Rory has a hip stall for a reason…and it’s not because it’s some mystery power inducing move. They are waiting for his arms.
I am really tired of the golf media proposing anomalies are the reason for greatness…and not greatness is resulting in spite of the anomaly.
Nicklaus’ head tilt and left heel lift.
Tiger snapping left knee and power squat
Dustin Johnson’s bowed left wrist
Rory’s hip stall
If I would have made the tour in the early or mid 90’s, there is a 100% chance there would have been a big to do about my right knee straightening coming into and thru impact. It wasn’t the reason I hit it long, it was a compensation I had to have to create room so I could avoid whiffing the ball.