This months tip request comes from Bob Clay of Ontario who asks,
"How do you play the wet bunker shot?"
The first aspect of this shot is to understand the function of both your sand wedge and lob wedge. The sand wedge ... This month's tip comes from Rosemary Conlin ofToronto, Ont. Canada who writes,
"Although I follow your 6-8-10 method of chipping, I often seem to come up either short or past my target - please help."
In the November 97 lesson I covered the basics of ... Score Better with "Stats"
I define "Short Game" as all shots played inside of 50 yards of the green.Â So your "Short Game Handicap" indicates your proficiency in that area.
Each time you have a shot within 50 yards of ... Most times when a golfer tops the ball, their spouse or playing partner will say "You lifted your head!" This is not the case. The most common cause of topping is the collapsing of the left arm ( for right-handed golfers) causing the distance between ... How many times have you gone out and played the front nine well, and then, suddenly, your swing seems to disappear and you play the back nine poorly. Sometimes the opposite happens - you play the front so poorly that you have thoughts of giving up the game and then - like magic - you play great on the back nine. Well, the key is rhythm or "pace". ... Although The mechanics of the golf swing are the first and foremost factor in hitting a good golf shot - correct equipment will certainly maximize your talents.
There are several things to consider in choosing ... As you get older the need to retain flexibility in order to play good golf becomes more and more important. Here are a few exercises that will help you accomplish that. Picture #1
In picture #1 I have the club above my ... Last month we covered practicing your putting at home. Another aspect of your short game that you can work on indoors is chipping. One of the big keys to chipping is "feel" If we can develop this during our ... As we head into the colder months, and we leave thoughts of playing golf again till the spring, there is now a great opportunity for those of you who live in the colder climates, and those of you who get home ... This is our October 1998 Monthly Golf Tip The Buried Bunker Shot. Presented by Mel Sole, Director of Instruction at the Mel Sole Golf School headquartered at Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club in Pawleys Island, SC.
The Buried Bunker Shot.
Almost ... This is our September 1998 Monthly Golf Tip The High Bunker Shot by Mel Sole. Director of Instruction at the Mel Sole Golf School headquartered at Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club in Pawleys Island, SC.
Sometimes a deep greenside bunker can be ... This is our August 1998 Monthly Golf Tip Uneven Lies Part 4 - Sidehill - Ball Below the Feet brought to you by Mel Sole, Director of Instruction at the Mel Sole Golf School headquartered at Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club in Pawleys Island, ...