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How to Hit Out of a Bunker over Water to an Island Green

By May 10, 2016April 24th, 2018Blog, Gaming, Golf

Hitting out of a bunker, over water, onto an island green has got to be one of the hardest shots in golf!

Luckily, with the right technique, the shot can be made a lot less intimidating.

As part of Golf University’s weekly “Tip from the Pro” I videoed Grant Smith the Head Golf Professional at Arundel Hills Country Club, Gold Coast, Australia where he teaches us:

  • To get a natural lean by digging only your front foot in
  • How to contact the ball so that you don’t take too much sand

And …

  • To hit the ball with a half swing out of the bunker

Which will ultimately…

  • Help us get onto an island green out of a bunker

To watch the “Tip from the Pro” click the Play Button in the video below.

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