November 29, 2013 - 8:16am
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T.J. Auclair
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In golf, the clubs you hit from 100 yards and in are referred to as your "scoring clubs."

They're the clubs you hit most often (which is why the best players spend the abundance of their practice sessions with these clubs) and have the biggest impact on your score. Wouldn't it be great to be a lot better with these types of shots -- especially those touchy pitch shots?

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Chip Sullivan shows you how simple it can be to hit those pitch shots.

 

 

 

Categories: Chip Sullivan, PGA
Tip of the day: How to make pitch shots simple
November 27, 2013 - 11:42am
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T.J. Auclair
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Course management -- or, limiting mistakes -- starts from the tee box.

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Danny Balin gives advice on how to manage your game starting on the tee box. Recognize where the trouble lies and try your best to play away from it.

Tip of the day: Course management from the tee box
November 26, 2013 - 2:38pm
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There are few things more daunting for the average golfer than having to hit a bunker shot to a short-sided pin.

The goal to get out of the bunker is to blast it, yet you also want to be delicate with the pin so close. In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Mitch Lowe offers up some great advice on how to execute a flop shot from a bunker to help you get closer to that short-sided hole location.

 

 

Categories: Mitch Lowe, PGA
Tip of the day: Hitting a flop shot out of a bunker
November 25, 2013 - 2:03pm
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There are three factors that are of utmost importance when setting up for a golf shot: grip, posture and ball position.

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Mike Davis tells you how to put yourself in the right positions as you prepare to hit your shot.

Tip of the day: Grip, posture and ball position
November 22, 2013 - 2:41pm
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There's a difference between a lob shot and a flop shot.

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Brian Manzella demonstrates how to position your body and strike the ball to play lob and flop shots and the main differences between the two shots.

If you can have these two types of shots in your arsenal, you can save a lot of strokes.
 

Tip of the day: How to play lob and flop shots
November 21, 2013 - 11:58am
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We've all faced that dilemma where our golf ball is sitting on the fringe, just off the green, and you can't decide whether your next shot calls for a chip or a putt.

In today's golf tip, PGA Master Professional John Hughes offers two different ways to play the ball when it lies in that very spot.

Categories: John Hughes, PGA
Tip of the day: Should you chip or putt from the fringe?