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The Bunker Drill – Sand Scoop

The Bunker Drill – Sand Scoop

Mr. Short Game is back with a bunker drill – Sand Scoop to help you accelerate through the sand and hit the golf ball closer to the pin. The Bunker Drill – Sand Scoop The Bunker Drill – Sand Scoop is a practice technique that will help you gain confidence in the bunker and condition […]

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Stop Coming Up Short on Par 3s

Stop Coming Up Short on Par 3s

Short on Par 3s?  It’s well known that most amateur golfers find themselves short of the flag on their approach shots or Par 3 tee shots. So, why is that? Because they under club or select the club that flies at or near the desired distance when hit just right. Short on Par 3s News […]

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Dealing with Loose Impediments

Dealing with Loose Impediments

USGA Rule 15 addresses dealing with “loose impediments” and is one of the most frequently used rules in our rural game. And it is one of the rules that has undergone a substantial change with the revision of the rules, which came into force in 2019. But let’s take things one at a time. Dealing […]

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Golf Rules 2019 – What’s new in bunkers?

Golf Rules 2019 – What’s new in bunkers?

Golf Rules New in the Bunker Touching the sand in the bunker (Rule 12) Previously, touching the sand in the bunker before the stroke was not permitted, except for very few exceptions. Now, touching the sand incidentally is basically allowed, i.e., you are permitted to lean on your club. However, you are still not allowed […]

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Golf Rules 2019 – What’s new in the penalty areas?

Golf Rules 2019 – What’s new in the penalty areas?

Golf Rules New in the Penalty Area Penalty areas (Definition) Previously, water hazards could only be marked as such if they actually contained water. Now, water hazards are called penalty areas and no longer have to contain water. Good to know: This means that golf clubs are free to mark other parts of the course […]

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New Golf Rules 2019

New Golf Rules 2019

As of 2019, the new golf rules apply worldwide. It is the most major revision of the rules of golf for more than 30 years. New Golf Rules 2019 We have summarized the 20 most relevant rule changes in a video for you. Yves C. Ton-That, international rules official and author of the award-winning bestseller […]

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