6 golf shots all the cool kids are playing - and how to master them

Best Golf Tips: get down with the kids by playing these very cool shots. 

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7 golf shots all the cool kids are playing in 2018 - and how to play them

 

Golf might be hard enough just hitting normal shots from A to B, but if you're ready to take your game to the next level this season then you'll want to start looking at mastering some of the coolest shots in golf. 

 

We're not saying you need these shots in your life, but a number of them will become particularly helpful, especially if you need to whip a shot around a tree, or you're out playing in the breeze.

We've even got the famous 'pond skipping' shot you see at Augusta National's par-3 16th covered, should you wish to impress your pals and don't mind potentially losing a golf ball or two! 

Without further ado, let's take a look at what we consider the six coolest shots in golf, starting with the one Tiger Woods made most famous, 'the stinger'...

THE STINGER

Tiger Woods first brought the 'stinger' to everyone's attention when he burst on the scene in 1997, but the shot very much lives on today. 

The shot is perfect with a driving iron, 2-iron or 3-iron, and it's played low to the ground and under the wind. It will run for days...

Even some of the younger players on Tour today have taken a leaf out of Tiger's book, none more so than this fine effort from Ollie Schniederjans...