May 25, 2018
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GOLF TIPS: Smooth fairway woods and hybrid clubs

By Dave Barber, BDN Staff

(Video by John Clarke Russ, BDN)

The Bangor Daily News is posting on its website ( a series of video golf tips from local pros to aid golfers with basic instruction.

This week’s guest pro is Mark Hall, a longtime Bangor-area pro who gives lessons at Pine Hill Golf Club in Brewer and also works at Dick’s Sporting Goods in Bangor.

Long irons can be difficult to hit for most players, but there are alternatives. Hall shows how to hit fairway woods and hybrid clubs smoothly.

To get more individualized or advanced instruction, check with a local pro.

Part 1: The grip

Part 2: The stance

Part 3: The swing

Part 4: Ball position

Part 5: Pitch shots

Part 6: Chip shots

Part 7: Greenside bunker shots

Part 8: Fairway bunkers

Part 9: Putting

Part 10: Lag putting

Part 11: Breaking putts

Part 12: Generating power

Part 13: Fairway woods and hybrids

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