If you really want to shoot lower scores, it's imperative that you learn the shots on the golf course you need to prevent big numbers from occurring.
When it comes to playing golf, one thing is for sure: Rarely are two days ever the same. Some days, your swing is grooving nicely and you can't miss.
The following five shots may not seem all that out of the ordinary, but they're the shots you need to master if you want to start shooting lower scores right now.
On the LPGA Tour, it's imperative that you hit your wedge shots as close to the hole as possible.
After about 10 club tosses, take notice of where you naturally set your backswing position and the amount of tension in your left arm.
The secret to shooting lower scores isn't hitting longer drives and hitting more greens.
If you've ever found yourself short-sided in the rough, as I am here, then you know you need to execute a shot that gets the ball up high and in a hurry—and lands soft. Here's a more advanced way to play this rough flop shot.
As you can see here, I've got a 40-yard bunker shot, which is arguably one of the game's hardest tests. I'll show you two ways to play it, depending on the kind of sand that you find in the bunke
Sometimes, even the best players in the world need to refresh their fundamentals. In fact, for some, the fundamentals are the only things they work on come time to keep their swings in check.
It's already the middle of the golf season, and I'm sure some of you are finding yourselves stuck in a rut.
If you want to dial in your chips and pitch shots, you have to learn to swing with the bigger muscles, not the smaller ones.
The chip shot might seem like a simple motion, so why do so many golfers complicate it with added movements?
When it comes to hitting short shots from just off the green, many of my students tend to neglect some basic swing fundamentals.
While a buried bunker lie might be a bad break, it’s certainly not impossible to get it up and down from here.
Just because the golf season is near a close, there’s still plenty of work to do if you want to keep your swing fresh and up to par for the next golf season.
The best way to chip the golf ball isn’t the way you might have been taught. In fact, chipping is arguably the most misunderstood aspect of scoring, mainly because there are countless ways to get the job done.
Every week, TV audiences are mesmerized by PGA Tour pros. It’s easy to understand why.
The key to this shot is to choke down on the club far enough—all the way to the shaft—if necessary
One of the reasons the world’s best players are so good is that they have stellar short games.
The most successful golfers are the most creative ones. (Consider how inventive Phil Mickelson is when his tee shots get him in trouble.) ...
One of the things I enjoy most in golf is the opportunity to travel to Augusta, Ga., for The Masters each spring. ...
Admit it. Chipping isn’t exactly exciting. Some might say it’s downright boring. It certainly isn’t as thrilling as busting a drive 300 yards down the middle.
The fastest way to lower your scores is to hone your game from 100 yards in.