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Add some confidence to your short game
The art of saving par. By Dave Stockton
You aren’t always going to have your best game off the tee or into the green. Even tour players struggle sometimes. But short-game skill can turn bogeys (or worse) into pars. Feeling good about your play around the greens spreads confidence throughout your bag. Targets get a little bigger; hazards look less menacing.
What’s better than halving a hole against your buddy after he hits the green in regulation, and then you knock it stiff from a greenside bunker? Nothing. Trust me. Learn the art of saving par. – with matthew rudy Dave Stockton, a Golf Digest 50 Best Teacher and two-time PGA Championship winner, teaches at Redlands Country Club in California.