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04-01-2012, 01:06 AM
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I don't 'lift up' my body at all on follow through and have no trouble lifting the puck to head height if I want to do so. The mechanics of my shot stays the same every time; the only thing I change is the angle of my release.

Keep it simple and smooth, make sure you get your weight shift completed BEFORE impact and swing around a firm front leg. Too often I see beginners actually shifting their weight AS they're swinging through the puck, rather than completing the shift first, and as a result then never get a firm front side around which to swing. You can't generate power and an accurate shot when you're skating through it.

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