Some people say “golf is a boring, calm, and seniors game” but there is nothing like that. A lot of things and facts about golf that most people don’t know. Golf is a club-and-ball sport in which players use the clubs to hit golf balls so the ball goes into holes on a golf course in as few strokes as possible.
Playing golf is good physical exercise, a great outdoor game, helps to make a new social circle, and makes you more focused, reduces stress and anxiety. Golf keeps you engaged and fit. Golf is an international sport and is played all over the world. Many international and domestic tournaments are held every year.
10 Surprising Facts About Golf
A lot of questions are asked every day by golf lovers, which answers are given below:
Where golf was invented
Golf has been played in the 15th century at St. Andrews, Scotland.
Why do rich men play golf?
You can play other sports in a small place – streets, on plain ground and indoors. But you need a special ground in Golf that is only made for golf. Links, desert, parkland, heathland, and sandbelt golf courses are hardly accessible by anyone else
Why golf carts vehicle is used
Golf carts may be used in wet situations. A golf cart is a small vehicle with wipers, seats, a tent-like roof, and golf equipment.
Can golf gloves be washed?
Wash golf gloves only when they are dirty and noticeably soiled. The leather may wear out with continuous washing.
Can golf carts be driven on the road?
Golf carts can only be driven on the road if your local authority allows you to do so.
Why do golf balls have dimples?
A thin turbulent boundary layer is called a dimple on a golf ball because of air that clings to the ball’s surface. These 300+ dimples allow the ball smoothly flow air to follow the ball’s surface.
Why golf courses are bad for the environment
A golf course requires a large land, water, unregulated fertilizers, pesticides, and destroying habitats for wildlife species.
What golf ball should I use?
You should use a high-compression golf ball with a high swing speed above 100 MPH. Some best balls are – Bridgestone TOUR B RX, Titleist Pro V1, Srixon Z-Star, and Vivipins golf ball markers.
What golf clubs do I need?
You should go with a 3-iron, 7-iron, and 54 to 56-degree wedge.
Why are golf gloves necessary?
The main reason for wearing a golf glove is to grip, help prevent twisting, and create more friction.
Will golf cart batteries freeze
Golf cart batteries will be frozen if they are partially charged or uncharged
Will golf clubs rust
Most clubs are made out of titanium so there are few chances to get rust but some clubs are made from iron so they have a tendency to stain and rust.
Will golf balls kill snakes?
Yes, if a snake swallows the ball, it can die but it may take weeks to months for a rat or snake to.
Which golf tees to play from
When you hit the driver under 200 yards, you will need to play from the closest tee.
Which golf grip is best
There are 3 basic types of golf grips: interlocking, overlapping, and 10-finger grips.
Where golf clubs go in a bag
You should always put longer clubs in the back near the shoulder straps.
Where golf is played
Golf is played everywhere and its course consists of either 9 or 18 holes.