What Is A Handicap In Golf?

Golf score card used for calculating handicap in golf

You’ve spent some time in the country clubs and heard the term thrown around a lot. Or, you were talking with your friends and were bragging about it. Regardless, you are now wondering what a handicap in golf is. A handicap in golf is a number used to score a golfer’s skill based on how … Read more

What Is The Grand Slam In Golf?

US open golf trophy for winner

The grand slam in golf is when professional golfers win all four major tournament events in the same calendar year. The four tournaments that qualify a golfer for a grand slam are The Masters, the PGA Championship, the U.S. Open, and The Open Championship. Major Golf Tournaments Required For a Grand Slam: The Masters is the … Read more

What is Scrambling in Golf?

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Scrambling in golf is a statistic that assesses and calculates a golf player’s short game performance. A successful scramble requires that a golfer has a chip or putt from less than 50 yards, requiring only one putt or less on the green. The statistic is formed from this calculation: Successful scrambles divided by missed greens.  … Read more

Dirt and Rust: How to Clean Your Golf Clubs

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How To Clean Golf Clubs If there’s one person who immediately knows what type of golfer they are dealing with when you meet the first time, it’s your caddie. Caddies know better than anyone else that the condition of your golf clubs says more about you than you might ever realize. Clean and nice-looking golf … Read more

How to Drive A Ball 300 Yards

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Driving a golf ball 300 yards is one of those things that are often heavily debated around the 19th hole. Is it possible to do it? And if it’s possible, are there many golfers who can do it? Let’s have a closer look at the matter. According to the MyGolfSpy website, only around 4 percent of golfers … Read more

How To Clean Golf Balls

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During a typical 18-hole round, golf balls are put through an unsurprising amount of torture. Not only do you beat them over and over with a clubface, but they are also subjected to various elements on the course. And they seem to have a surprising knack to find dirt, even on a well-maintained golf course. Not surprisingly, … Read more