Display as a link instead, × This grip technique is named after the great Harry Vardon, who popularized it in the late 19th/early 20th centuries. For some reason this "Furyk" reverse seems to provide me with better action coming into the ball on a more aggressive release and downward impact through the ball. In my experience slicers can slice with any grip. todaysgolfer. @bweiss711 is next at 41%, tied with @TN94z.