Originally Posted by Greg G
Am I not transferring the weight to the left enough? I may be subconsciously guarding the calf strain. It's almost gone, but there is the occasional twinge. Or is it something else?
Uploading some slow motion vids for better analysis:
From the front:
From the side:
From the back:
PS. It felt good to finally hit with no elbow brace, calf brace, etc etc.
Your shot preparation and stance are way off on all 3. As a result, your balance and contact point are off. Adjustment steps before finishing your set up, and a lower, wider base will help a lot.