Author: Terry O'Hara, PGA

11/28/2018 at 4:03 pm

Around The Green

Hitting The Greenside Bunker Shot


Terry joined the staff at Longboat Key Club in September of 2009. Prior to that he spent the last twelve years as Director of Golf at Cyprian Keyes Golf Club in Boylston, Massachusetts. During his time there Terry won many National and Local Awards. In 2007, Terry was awarded the prestigious “Golf Professional of the Year” by Callaway Golf. This award was something that he is most proud of accomplishing.

Hitting The Greenside Bunker Shot

The approach to hitting a greenside bunker shots is quite different than what you do on every other shot. The fact is you're not trying to hit the ball first, but rather you're entering the sand behind it. This requires for a particular mind-set—and skill set. Whether you a golfer who struggles from the sand or just want a refresher for this season, here are some tips and feels for hitting quality sand shots.

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