For a good game of Golf, you need to monitor your physical shape. Since the game involves constant bends, body turns, and muscle stretching, it’s best not to forget about the basic warm-up before the game. Of course, you won’t see any mention of this in the Golf rules. But most professionals still pay attention to their health to avoid injuries and sprains.
We have compiled an approximate set of exercises for all muscle groups that are involved in the game and need additional training.
Stretching for the chest and shoulder muscles Continue reading
The speed of the Golf ball can reach up to 270 km / h.
In one of the Australian Golf clubs, there is a rule: if the ball hits a kangaroo, you can play on as if nothing happened.
Until the NINETEENTH century, Golf balls were made of leather and stuffed with feathers.
Every year in America, more than $ 600 million is spent on Golf balls.
For a beginner, the probability of hitting the hole the first time is 1 in 12000.
The United States Golf Association was founded in 1894. Continue reading
The development of Golf and its popularity began to grow rapidly since the founding of the British Association of professional golfers (in 1901). In America, such associations and societies began to appear 15 years later. The development and popularization of competitions began even later, in the 20-30s. The prize Fund of such tournaments was initially insignificant, but it increased from year to year.
There are still four of the world’s strongest Golf tournaments, the so-called “Grand slams”. It includes:
Master Tournament-Masters Tournament, Continue reading
The profits of professional athletes have increased significantly over the past 20 years. The average player on the PGA Tour can earn a very comfortable life without even winning a tournament. For the highest-paid professional golfers, tournament payouts are only a small part of their income. They earn significantly more on business and transactions. For clarity, let’s look at the income of the highest paid professional players per year.
Does it surprise you that Tiger is the biggest earner among Golf professionals? In fact, he is the highest paid professional athlete in any sport. Continue reading
In this sport, players are spared even having to carry their own equipment. But some aspects of Golf can cause serious irritation. Let’s take a look at the list of the most disliked moments in the game.
1. Torn grass on the field and people who do not replace it.
It is clear to everyone without words that golfers are involved in the” murder ” of the lawn, when they make another unsuccessful hit and pieces of grass with the ground fly in all directions. But they should be replaced in time.
2. Unsolicited advice. Continue reading