Punta Mita Golf: Tee Up on Side of Trouble

In Play, Puerto Vallarta by Suzanne Koch

Tom F. Stickney II is the Director of Instruction and Business Development at Punta Mita, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Punta Mita is a 1,500-acre golf and beach resort located 45 minutes 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. Read on for Tom’s tips for new players.

As a new golfer we often run into problems that we have yet to solve but have no fear there are solutions for all your golfing issues! In this series we’ll discuss a few of the most common issues that plague new players: avoiding trouble, how to make short putts, handling hills, and bunker play.  So tune in to each issue so you can become a more complete golfer faster than ever before!

Tee Up on Side of Trouble

Whenever you have trouble on one side of the course we want to avoid it at all costs obviously, but sometimes we have issues doing just that! In this video we’ll help you to make three simple adjustments so you never hit the ball on the wrong side of the hole again!

To see this in action, check out the video below.

For more information regarding Punta Mita, golf outings, golf schools and private lessons, e-mail tom.stickney@puntamita.com.

For more golf tips from Tom, click here.

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