Three Tips to Master Your Bunker Play

Gain more confidence in the bunkers with these three videos.

By Sabrina Naccarato

Discovering your ball in the bunker isn’t the worst thing that can happen during your round, in fact- a lot of the pros actually aim for the bunkers from time to time. So if you want to be more confident hitting out of the sand and even use bunkers to your advantage like the pros, watch these three videos and start to master your bunker play in no time.

Escape a Plugged Lie Every Time

Director of Teaching Quality, Patrick Nuber, shares how to properly attack a ‘fried egg’ in the sand. He talks about executing the shot from beginning to end and the best place to land the ball to save yourself a par.

How to master the 40-yard greenside bunker shot

Vice President of Instruction, Nick Clearwater, uncovers one of the most difficult shots in the game: the long greenside bunker shot. Rather than skulling the ball over the green or leaving yourself another shot in the sand, Nick demonstrates the proper technique and club choice for those 40-yard greenside bunker shots.

How to Hit a High Soft Bunker Shot

Director of Teaching Quality, Patrick Nuber, shows us how to escape a bunker using a higher trajectory. From using a higher-lofted club to opening the face, these are just a few of the tips Patrick shares to help us get our of the bunker with ease.

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