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In this week’s tip, Tom Stickney shows you how to make sure you’re getting everything you can out of your wedge approach shots.

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Tom F. Stickney II is the Director of Instruction and Business Development at Punta Mita, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (www.puntamita.com) He is a Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher, and has been honored as a Golf Digest Best Teacher and a Golf Tips Top-25 Instructor. Tom is also a Trackman University Master/Partner, a distinction held by less than 15 people in the world. Punta Mita is a 1500 acre Golf and Beach Resort located just 45 minuted from Puerto Vallarta on a beautiful peninsula surrounded by the Bay of Banderas on three sides. Amenities include two Nicklaus Signature Golf Courses- with 14 holes directly on the water, a Golf Academy, four private Beach Clubs, a Four Seasons Hotel, a St. Regis Hotel, as well as, multiple private Villas and Homesites available. For more information regarding Punta Mita, golf outings, golf schools and private lessons, please email: tom.stickney@puntamita.com

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  1. Raymond CHASTEL

    Jun 2, 2019 at 8:10 am

    This tip is completely irrelevant .Just go back to the short game’s genius PAUL RUNYAN’s fine book
    “THE BEST WAY TO LOWER SCORES ”
    What’s the most important is to have an upright swing and grip down on the leather ,don’t sole the clubhead ,and depending on the lie ,open the clubface or not and pinch the ball or not .The place of the ball in the stance has to be decided depending on the amount of pinch you want (More or less backspin on the ball ) .If you want to cut the ball ,open your stance a wee bit

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