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No Ball Drill


Description: You can practice without a ball in the bunker to make sure you are making the proper splash and taking the proper amount of sand.

Summary:
  1. One of the best ways to become a skilled bunker player is to master your splash or the amount of sand that you take.
  2. Practice taking a splash for 20 or 30 swings before you start hitting balls every time you go to the practice bunker. Your splash should be shallow and feel light, not heavy.
  3. Once you get comfortable with your splash and the amount of sand you are taking, start hitting balls, using the exact same swing and splash.
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