How To Play Any Hole Anywhere

Everything you need to know about getting started in golf: How To Play Any Hole Anywhere

Released on 3/2/2016

Credits

Starring: Kathryn Newton

Transcript

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Once you get off the first tee,
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what do you do?
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You get ready for the next shot.
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If you're in the fairway,
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choose the club that's either going to let you hit the ball
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on the green with your next shot,
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or allow you to get closer to home.
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The shorter clubs like the wedges,
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the irons, nine, eight and seven,
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are easier to hit than the longer clubs.
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So if you're just looking
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to knock the ball down the fairway,
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go with the club that you like best.
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I like my 8 iron the best.
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Again, don't be nervous,
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just make a nice relaxed swing
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and let the club do the work.
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Don't try to scoop the ball into the air,
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just make solid contact.
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The important thing is to keep moving
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and be prepared to hit when it's your turn.
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The player furthest from the hole has the right of way,
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but some people play ready golf.
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This means if anyone is ready to hit, they should.
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I like ready golf, it speeds up the round.
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So if you're ready to hit, go for it,
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as long as someone else isn't swinging at the same time.
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That can be a distraction.
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