A ball is considered to have moved if it leaves its position and comes to rest in any other place. A moved ball has to be replaced under Rule 18, and Mark Wilson of the PGA Rules Committee discusses how to properly follow the guidelines. There are many reasons as to why your ball could have moved, so watch and listen closely to the types of penalties that can be given when this occurs.
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 >>
When choosing a sand wedge, it is important to consider the bounce vs. loft of the club. Instructor Matt Kluck demonstrates how varying degrees of bounce and loft affect the performance of a wedge depending on the type of sand and bunker you are in. He’ll cover considerations for the type of bunkers you play in most often and choosing the wedge that best compliments your particular game.Watch 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 >>
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 >>