What would you think if we told you that a 5,600-yard course would be equivalent to an 8,400-yard course for the average man? How about an 11,200-yard course for Matt Kuchar ? If fair is defined as having to hit the same clubs to reach greens in regulation, that’s how the math works.
Monthly Archives: January 2011
If you have not read Golf Digest’s Fun Issue (January 2011), we strongly suggest that you make a beeline for it. In this post, we highlight two parts of the issue with which we completely agree. The central point? Golf should be fun.
Many of today’s courses could benefit from tee adjustments. Any course built to the modern standard now often play at unsuitable yardages for almost everyone, with the back tees too short, and the middle and forward tees too long.