Control Trajectory and Lower Scores

Gain more control of your greenside shots

Improving distance control around the green is the easiest way to drop a few shots off your score. The most consistent way to control distance is to control the trajectory of your shots. Use these tips from Troon North Director of Instruction Doug Hammer to control the trajectory of your greenside shots and lower your scores today.

Doug Hammer is the PGA Director of Instruction and Clubfitting at Troon North Golf Club in Scottsdale, AZ. Doug has been instructing for Troon Golf since 1999 at various properties all over the world. Having worked as Director of Instruction at golf courses in 4 U.S. states and Korea and Japan, Doug brings a wealth of experience to Troon North.

Currently, The Golf Academy at Troon North offers private coaching sessions, multi-day academies, and on course coaching. Combined with two world-class golf courses and a complete practice area, there is not a better facility in the Southwest to hone your game. Visit for information on instruction packages and golf, or email Doug directly at [email protected].


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