124th U.S. Open

Pinehurst No. 2


Four Keys For Knocking It On The Green

Parking your tee shot in the sand on a par 4 or par 5 doesn't have to sentence you to a bogey or worse. You can execute fairway-bunker shots with consistency if you focus on stability at address and control during the swing. There's one overriding swing thought you should use: Hit the ball solidly. Follow these four steps to set up success in the sand.


Illustrations by Todd Detwiler