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 First Tee is a unique American program aimed at attracting children to Golf lessons. Executive Director of the program Joe Luois Barrow is convinced that the passion for this game since childhood will have a positive impact on many aspects of life in the future. In proof of his theory, Mr. Luois gave several indisputable arguments:
1. Health and excellent fitness. The problem of physical inactivity and obesity, which has recently become relevant for most children, can be solved thanks to Golf. Constantly moving around the field during the game with a small load behind your shoulders in the form of a bag with clubs burns a certain amount of calories. So, a player weighing about 70 kg will lose 350 calories in one round. Continue reading