Golf Grip: How to Grip a Golf Club Lesson by Herman Williams, PGA
Good Etiquette If there ever is a gentleman s game, it s golf. Because of this, there are certain things that should be observed in the course of the game. Good golf etiquette means you don t hold other players up, you are conscious of other players, you don t make too much noise in the cause of the game distracting others, you make sure when you are swinging that nobody is in harm s way, you play with the spirit of good sportsmanship etc.
Simple hit the ball to have it roll perpendicular to the hole. Simply put, the job of a putter is to roll the ball at a short distance. Iron The weight is an issue here, although the iron has the same function as the wood with respect to reach but because of the different characteristics of players, the iron has more diversity of use as compared to the wood.
Finally, the choice of your golf club may also be important. You however do not need to buy expensive and branded golf clubs. This is a common mistake of golf beginners, they purchase costly golf clubs and when they finally hit the green, they are not comfortable with their equipment, they fail in their effort, and their hard-earned money went flying out their window.
- You are not allowed to play an amateur game if you have played for money in any way. The above are general rules and golf associations follow them. Other golf associations employ minor revisions to the golfing rules but the above rules are always part of them. The rules however are not enough if you cannot follow the ethical rules on the green.
You must be confident in your game, believe in yourself and refuse to be intimidated by others. You are all playing on the same course with the same kind of clubs, it s just in getting the ball into the hole as quick as you can with less attempts. Refuse to see the others, see yourself as having a good time and you will be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to beat those you think are too good for you to play against.
To help guide you in the right direction for purchasing your first set of golf clubs. The first thing you should do is get your swing evaluated by a professional first. This way you can buy the clubs appropriate to your specifics. Those people somewhere who make golf clubs has a goal in life: to create golf clubs that maximize the physics of a golfer s swing while allowing for a range of swing error to provide an accurate, yet forgiving shot.