Being a good chipper of the golf ball requires plenty of practice, but it also takes some imagination and the ability to execute a game plan.
Most average golfers hit the panic button when their ball finds its way into a greenside bunker.
Having a great short game requires a lot of practice, but it’s also predicated on an ability to control the golf ball.
The kiss of death on chips and pitches is deceleration. If you slow the club down through the hitting zone, you'll hit chips and pitches fat or thin.