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Measuring 433 yards from the back tees, the par-4 fifth hole at True Blue Golf Club displays course designer Mike Strantz’ affinity for misdirection. As True Blue Head Golf Professional Bart Romano describes, “Five is a downhill tee shot with some misdirection — which Strantz does quite a bit in his design features — where the safest and biggest part of the fairway is clearly out to the right, but the hole doglegs back to the left.”
Steve Dresser of the Steve Dresser Golf Academy at True Blue Golf Club in Pawleys Island, S.C. is here to show us how you can use a simple variant of a common grooming accessory to help improve your putting game!
After conquering No. 1, the longest par 5 at True Blue Golf Club, you move on to No. 2, the shortest par 4 at True Blue and a hole that requires you to commit to a precise plan of action from the get-go or risk hitting yourself into significant trouble. Here’s what you’ll need to know to have your plan ready on your next trip with Caledonia Golf Vacations.
Golf Tip from the Steve Dresser Golf Academy: Understanding How the Left and Right Sides Work Together
In this instructional video, Mike Rugg of the Steve Dresser Golf Academy at True Blue Golf Club in Pawleys Island, S.C. addresses the “left side controls everything in the golf swing” theory – and shows how and why it’s okay to incorporate the right side properly as well.
How often can it be said that a course has multiple signature holes? Well, that certainly is the case at True Blue Golf Club, where several iconic holes are on display from the very beginning of the round. Take, for example, No. 1, one of the best three-shot par 5s anywhere on the Strand and a hole that is sure to leave a lasting impression.
We talk all the time about club fitting, but how much does putter fitting enter the conversation? Steve Dresser of the Steve Dresser Golf Academy shows us why putter fitting is important, along with some of the basic principles that guide the process for each golfer.
In this video tip, Stuart Clark of the Steve Dresser Golf Academy at True Blue Golf Club in Pawleys Island, S.C. shows us how a do-it-yourself training aid can easily help you establish proper positioning of your lead wrist in the golf swing.
A supremely designed par 5 is one that challenges players in many different ways while still allowing them to conquer the hole if they commit to a well-designed plan, and execute each shot required of them. There is perhaps no other par 5 anywhere on the Grand Strand that embodies this ideal more than No. 9 at True Blue Golf Club, a hole sure to make a lasting impression on your upcoming golf getaway with Caledonia Golf Vacations.
The 4th Hole at True Blue Golf Club is one of this Mike Strantz design’s most notable, a par 5 that measures 548 yards from the tips (gold tees) with corresponding distances of 523 (blue), 493 (white), 438 (black) and 417 yards (green). It rates as the fifth-most difficult hole on the course.
Join this video’s hosts for a luxury getaway to Pawleys Island, where they play each of our award-winning Mike Strantz designs and dine at the elegant and delicious Costa Coastal Kitchen and Bar and Chive Blossom Cafe. They also profile an enjoyable stay at Inlet Sports Lodge!
One thing that takes prominence at True Blue Golf Club is the amount of water and waste bunkers that guard the holes of this golf course. True to this formula, the par-three 3rd Hole at True Blue is a dramatic 160-yard shot to a peninsula green surrounded by mostly water.