Learning How to Hit the Explosion Shot in Golf

For beginning golfers, the bunker shot can seem like one of the most intimidating on the course. Most new golfers will do just about anything to avoid finding their ball in the sand, but experienced golfers quickly lose that fear. Why? They are able to learn, and get comfortable with, the explosion shot. Once you have the explosion shot as part of your arsenal on the course, you will learn that the bunker isn’t that bad of a place to be.

There are a few different elements to the explosion shot that you need to understand if you are going to be able to hit them successfully. Once you understand the points below, it will be up to you to get out onto the practice area and work on your technique until you are confident enough to head out on the course.