When I first started playing golf, I was all about power. As I got a little older, I realized that golf was not all about power. In fact, uncontrolled power is a disadvantage.
Eventually, I realized that it was better to hit a seven iron ten feet away from the hole than a nine iron to thirty feet.
Then a while later, I realized the importance of the 100 yard marker. I found that by laying up to 100 yards left me with a lot of shots that were very similar.
In time, my wedge play from 100 yards got to be pretty good. It still is.
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