Ball Above Your Feet
Feet shoulder width apart - weight on balls of feet Choke up on the club - aim right Steep hill - open club face
Ball Below Your Feet
Weight on balls of feet, feet spaced wider than normal and bend your legs lower. Maintain the slightly bent forward back posture - aim left.
Steep Hill - close club face.
Down Hill Lie
Feet wider apart than normal - ball in usual position. Weight should be on left foot. Shoulders parallel to slope - aim left. Steep hill - place ball further back in stance.
Wider stance than normal for better balance - ball in usual position. Weight should be on right foot. Shoulders parallel to slope - aim right, It is important to follow through on all swings.
Square club face to the target. Take an open stance. Shift weight to ensure your feet will remain stable underneath you for the entire swing. Swing Take a full swing Hit the sand behind the ball Control the flight distance of the ball by how far back from the ball you strike the sand.
Courtesy of the San Antonio Chapter