Distance | Posted: November 26, 2014
Play Like the Pros: Conquer the Long, Scary Par 3
There were many great moments at the pressure-packed 2012 Ryder Cup, and many of them occurred at the treacherous par-3 17 hole at Medinah. That hole measured 197 yards, and it required pros to use a long iron or hybrid to carry their shots over a massive pond in front of the green. It was without question, one of the scariest tee shots on the course. So, what can you do on your own long par-3s, when there’s no room to miss it short? Here’s how you can fly the trouble and leave yourself a great chance at a par.