Golf professionals also offer help solving sticky situations on the course
(DALLAS) – Omni Hotels & Resorts have hit the sweet spot with its “Magic of Maple” promotion that features mouthwatering libations and menu items created from maple, being showcased this summer at its properties across the country. And at the 12 Omni Golf Resorts, golf professionals are sharing a sweet series of golf tips so golfers can handle “sticky situations” on their world-class golf courses.
Whether it’s dealing with a water hazard, handling a tricky lie around the green, or facing an impossible shot to save par – Omni’s professionals can help … before, during and after the round.
Omni golf professionals know what to do when things really get sticky (To see the full text for escaping these sticky situations on the golf course, visit https://www.omnihotels.com/blog/golf-sticky-situations:
“Playing out of a water hazard”
Simon Andres, Director of Golf at The Omni Grove Park Inn
If a shot winds up in a water hazard and you want to play it, you can. It all depends on the lie. … Pull on your rain pants, particularly if it’s one of the first holes of the day. You don’t want to spend all day in wet pants … Limit the damage – to your score and to your clothes.
“Putting from the fringe off the green, with the ball resting up against the higher cut of rough”
Ron Leporati, Director of Golf at Omni Bedford Springs Resort
Typically, I get pitching wedge out, with the intent of guiding the blade of the club through the long grass. A putter is more likely get caught up in the grass, because the putter head is a lot bigger and does not go through the grass like the wedge.
“Chipping out from between trees, over a bunker, onto the green… ”
Danny Medina, Director of Golf, Omni Tucson National Resort
There are four steps that will give you the best chance to get out of this sticky situation: a lofted club; the proper stance; focus on the target; accelerating through the shot.
And to celebrate making the shot, Omni golf resorts have a cool new beverage menu with maple-infused cocktails. Check out https://www.omnihotels.com/culinary/maple
Located in some of the country’s most beautiful destinations, Omni Hotels & Resorts golf courses are designed by award-winning golf architects, some of who are legendary champions of the game. Each golf resort is complete with luxurious accommodations, and superior service, on and off the course.
- Omni Tucson National Resort (Arizona)
- Omni La Costa Resort & Spa (California)
- Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa (California)
- Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa (Texas)
- Omni Interlocken Hotel (Colorado)
- Omni Bedford Springs Resort (Pennsylvania)
- Omni Mount Washington Resort (New Hampshire)
- Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate (Florida)
- The Omni Homestead Resort (Virginia)
- Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort (South Carolina)
- Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort (Florida)
- The Omni Grove Park Inn (North Carolina)
For additional golf resort information and to book tee times, visit www.omnihotels.com/destinations/golf.