How to Get Out of Golf Trouble Spots

By Steve Silverman

Golf is a game of challenges. Some players find it difficult to hit the ball consistently off the tee. Others find it hard to hit the ball from the fairway. Most golfers find putting to be one of the most difficult aspects of the game to master. However, almost all golfers have problems when they are in difficulty. Whether they are in a fairway bunker, a greenside bunker, under a tree or stuck in the rough, golfers have to learn how to cope with adversity.


Difficulty: Moderate

Tips & Warnings

  • Calm down and think your shot through before you attack it on the course.

About the Author

Steve Silverman is an award-winning writer, covering sports since 1980. Silverman authored The Minnesota Vikings: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly and Who's Better, Who's Best in Football -- The Top 60 Players of All-Time, among others, and placed in the Pro Football Writers of America awards three times. Silverman holds a Master of Science in journalism from the Medill School of Journalism.