At address hood the clubface by turning in the toe and position your hands even with the left side of your chest creating some shaft lean. This encourages you to swing down sharply into the bunker one inch behind the ball.
Make your normal backswing then slam the toe of the club into the sand. And I mean slam it! Once you feel impact loosen your grip pressure allowing the club to rotate in your hands to a squared position.
Let’s say you have 10 minutes to warm up before teeing off. How do you spend your time? Most players would sprint to the range to hit a few rushed drives. But I’ve found that the best way to quickly sharpen your focus for 18 holes is to head to the putting green for one of my favorite games: Drawback.