Posts Tagged ‘bunkers’
In this month's video golf tip, Mel Sole explains how to eliminate hip movement and also discusses stance and ball position to help you master the high soft bunker shot. ... Unless you're playing the PGA Tour, it's likely that you're playing courses with bunkers that have varying textures of sand, from hard pan to soft and fluffy. Learning how to manage these tricky situations is critical to lowering your scores. ... Compared to the soft & fluffy bunkers you'll find at upscale resorts and country clubs, hard bunkers necessitate a different approach. In this video golf tip, Mel Sole explains the 3 pillars of hard bunker play: club selection, low bounce, and an aggressive swing. ... If you do just one thing this week to get ready for the coming golf season, watch this bunker golf tips video! ... Mel explains how some simple lines in the sand can help you become a better bunker player. ... Steve Stricker's win at last weekend's John Deere Classic could have been a little easier if he had not made this key mistake getting out of the sand. Do you know what I'm referring to? To find out, and to learn how to avoid making this mistake yourself, watch Mel's latest video golf tip. ... Mel Sole and Chris Marsh reveal a powerful, stroke saving visualization technique that can help you improve your bunker play. ... What's the best way to handle a short shot over a bunker? Hint: It's not a pitch, and it's not a chip. It's a lob! ... Check out this month's Mel in Motion video golf tip and learn the correct way to play buried lies. This video golf tip is a game saver! Related golf tips:November 2004: The long bunker shot! October 2002: Playing From A "Hard" ... In this month's Mel in Motion video golf tip, Mel demonstrates how to "swing the handle, not the club head"—a technique that will go far in your quest for better bunker play. Related Tips:
November 2004: The long bunker shot!
May ... Many golfers have trouble with fairway bunkers. Two common problems are "fat" shots (getting under the ball) and on the flipside, trying to "pick it clean". In this month's Mel In Motion video golf tip, Mel shares the truth about how to play fairway bunkers. Related ... This month's golf tip comes via Larry Wintz who says that since he attended the golf school his short bunker shots have really improved. However, the longer bunker shots are still giving him trouble as he either hits them fat or sculls ...