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Chipping out of a Buried Lie in a Bunker By Joe Sullivan

I was flipping through the TV the other day and came across some golf highlights. Naturally, I stopped to take a look. What I saw surprised me. It was a tour professional committing the same mistake from a greenside bunker which amateurs are notoriou…

How to Hit Out of Fairway Bunkers By Joe Sullivan

This golf tip discusses the best one that I have ever received. No, it wasn't about "adding distance to your drives." Nor was it about "foolproof putting." Instead, believe it or not, the best tip I have ever received was on fairway bunkers.

The Ever Dreaded Bunker Shot By Roland Stafford

There are various techniques for getting out of sand, but using the same principle as the flop shot is very effective. The main difference is that you hit the sand first, not the ball. If you were to take a divot with a practice swing (which is not p…

The Long Sand Shot By Bob Wyatt

You are in the sand with a decent lie, but are faced with a shot of about 40 yards to carry either over the lip of the bunker or to make it to the pin, and running the ball up is not a good option.

The Swing During Sand Play By The Original Golf School

With a good lie, the ball should be placed left center in the stance. The stance itself should be very open, with you half facing the target. This allows you to open the face of the wedge and use the "bounce" or the flange of the club. Now aim at the…