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Learning the best bunker play techniques will help make you a true all-around golfer. Browse our list of golf bunker play instructional tips and videos, below.

How to Hit Golf Pitch Shots Over Bunkers
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How to Hit Golf Pitch Shots Over Bunkers by Laird Small

Don't make things more complicated than they need to be; use the same swing in and out of the bunker and take advantage of th...

How to Choose the Right Club to Hit a Long Bunker Shot Over Sand
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How to Choose the Right Club to Hit a Long Bunker Shot Over Sand by Laird Small

A full bunker shot travels about one third the distance of a regular shot, so when you have to clear 30 yards of sand play yo...

The 2 Biggest Mistakes You're Making on Bunker Shots
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The 2 Biggest Mistakes You're Making on Bunker Shots by Ed Ibarguen

The two most common bunker problems are allowing your club to hit the ball instead of using the sand as a cushion and allowin...

How to Hit a Splash Bunker Shot to get Your Ball Out of the Bunker Every Time
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How to Hit a Splash Bunker Shot to get Your Ball Out of the Bunker Every Time by Gary Wiren

When hitting bunker shots you are not hitting the ball you are actually splashing the sand around the ball out of the bunker...

How to Control Bunker Shot Distance in Golf
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How to Control Bunker Shot Distance in Golf by Christopher Toulson

CHRIS TOULSON demonstrates how the speed of the swing and length of the finish play key roles in controlling distance...

How to Hit Out of the Sand - Tips for Junior Golfers
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How to Hit Out of the Sand - Tips for Junior Golfers by Ty Andersen

Show your kids that the sand wedge is the right tool for the job because it splashes sand out of the bunker and the ball is l...

The Basics of Bunker Shots in Golf
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The Basics of Bunker Shots in Golf by David Glenz

Rotate your body as you swing and knock an area of sand out of the bunker...

3 Golf Swing Tweaks to Hit a Good Bunker Shot
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3 Golf Swing Tweaks to Hit a Good Bunker Shot by Mike LaBauve

Use your normal swing with just three basic adjustments...

How to Read Sand to Control the Distance of Bunker Shots
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How to Read Sand to Control the Distance of Bunker Shots by Gary Wiren

Controlling distance out of a bunker can be done in many ways, try all these methods and see which one works best for you...

Adjust Your Golf Swing Length for Successful Bunker Shots
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Adjust Your Golf Swing Length for Successful Bunker Shots by Laird Small

The key to a bunker shot is to eject the sand from the bunker and have the ball go with the sand...

Mental Tip to Improve Your Bunker Shots
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Mental Tip to Improve Your Bunker Shots by Dr. Richard Coop

Choose a label for different sand shots to describe the sound, feel and vision of sand going up...

3 Tips for Playing a Fairway Bunker
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3 Tips for Playing a Fairway Bunker by Paul Marchand

Choke down on the club, make a three quarter swing and pick the ball clean...

Bunker Shot Basics
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Bunker Shot Basics by Mike McGetrick

Setting up correctly to a greenside bunker is the most critical aspect of playing the shot correctly and becoming a consisten...

4 Ways Golfers can Take Care of the Course
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4 Ways Golfers can Take Care of the Course by Jane Blalock

Treat the golf course as if you owned it, fix your divots, ball marks and rake the traps...

Tips for Hitting Good Golf Bunker Shots
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Tips for Hitting Good Golf Bunker Shots by Sandy LaBauve

Play the ball off your front heel, open the clubface to one o'clock, balance slightly on your front leg and make sure you swi...

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