Do you have enough versatility in your golf short game to help you get up and down the green from the different situations you’ll face? In the first part of this video, PGA Professional Christopher Smith walks you through four steps to help enhance the versatility and creativity in your golf short game. In the second half, legendary PGA Professional Dr. Jim Suttie demonstrates some drills for advanced players on how to utilize your sand wedge around the green.
Properly assessing your lie and shot selection before hitting out of a bunker is a critical step if you want to be a better player. Instructor Matt Kluck explains why it is important to focus on matching your abilities to the shot you choose. Matt walks you through three different options; the normal shot, the safety shot and the reliable “get-out” shot. He’ll show you how to execute and select the proper equipment for each. Following these tips, you’ll find your play out of the bunker improve in no time.Watch Now >>
Challenging yourself through a series of practice games and drills is a great way to improve your bunker play. PGA Instructor Joe Plecker, Jr. and Brandel Chamblee show you three of these, the Penny Drill, Trajectory Drill, and Ladder Drill. Practicing these drills will lead to more consistent ball striking and distance control out of the sand. If you can master these drills, you will be a better bunker player and dramatically increase your odds of getting up and down.Watch Now >>
Former PGA Teachers of the Year Peter Krause and Laird Small show you how to get an extra 10-15 yards off the tee. You’ll discover the secrets to the perfect swing angle and how to “coil for power” to generate better club head speed. You’ll also learn how to develop a tee box strategy soWatch Now >>
For most amateur golfers, the sand trap is perhaps the most frightful place to be on the golf course. The thought of bunkers has been known to send shivers down the spine, especially those tricky lies that seem practically impossible. You know the ones: downhill, uphill, below the feet, buried — the kinds of shotsWatch Now >>