Start each practice session by hitting a few wedges.
Begin with small, shorter swings and gradually work up to a full swing.
This will improve tempo, distance control, and confidence.
Dodie Mazzuca is the author of “Golf Sūtras,” “Daily Golf Tap-Ins,” and founder of Golf PROformance. She teaches golf lessons, golf schools, and performance coaching for competitive players in Santa Cruz, CA and Reno, NV.