Today, male golfers prefer to wear Polo shirts with knitted collars paired with loose trousers or shorts. The head is covered with baseball caps or visors with the logos of sponsors. For cool weather, golfers wear a vest, cardigan, or jacket . Women prefer t-shirts with or without a collar in combination with trousers, shorts and skirts. In recent years, so-called skirt-shorts have become popular, combining the appearance of the skirt and the convenience of shorts.
The first golfers wore clothing with the attributes of Scotland, the birthplace of the game. To protect themselves from the sea wind, men wore breeches or shorts below the knee and heavy tweed jackets. Continue reading