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Golf Equipment Gearing Up For Golf

As you prepare to learn golf you’ll need good golf equipment gearing up for golf.  In golf, do you know what a handicap mean? (Nov 19, 2016 – A golf “handicap” is a numerical representation of a golfer’s playing ability. The lower a golfer’s handicap, the better the golfer is). golf.about.com › About Sports › Golf

 

 

Are you interested in perfecting your swing? If your answer to both these questions is an emphatic yes, it is time you get yourself some good quality golf equipment.  Golf enthusiasts passionate about their game want to shop for the best golf equipment they can buy, appropriate to their skill level.  Swinging with good quality golf equipment enables you to have a great game and most likely you’ll find your game more enjoyable.

 

 

As you prepare to golf one of the most important aspects of the game is to have the best golf equipment available and suitable for you.  Of course this can be daunting if you are a beginner with a tight budget.  It will be helpful to find out where you can get the best deals and best bargains on your golf equipment and know just when to buy it.

Golf Equipment Gearing Up For Golf The internet is of course the best place to start your research and there’s no question, the virtual world has a huge list of websites that offer good quality, and best golf equipment at discounted and clearance prices. Alike any other sport, golf requires proper gear in order to play the game properly.  If you are a beginner like I am, you might want to proceed with caution on the purchase of your equipment to ensure you enjoy the game.  For that reason you might want to start off with basic golf equipment.  You can always upgrade your equipment depending on your commitment to the game.

Moving forward on to the basic stuff you require for your first golf game, we would like to tell you that the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews, and the United States Golf Association govern the rules of this game. Both these organizations have been active for many decades and are responsible for the golf competitions as well as accrediting the equipment.  When you shop for golf equipment, look for golf balls, carts, bags, and clubs that have been approved by these two principal organizations.

Golf Clubs/Balls

The most important equipment you’ll require is a set of well made golf balls and clubs.   Although these may be a bit expensive you are bound to have a better and more enjoy game by investing in them at the start. Golf balls are tiny, dimpled balls that are driven by golf clubs. The dimples on their outer surface allow them to reach far from a distance. Then of course, there is the golf club. Also known as golf driver, these come in different types. Since different golf courses have different landscapes, different types of golf clubs are necessary to ensure the proper drive. Pro level golfers have at least one to two bags of golf clubs to meet their golf needs.  However, sports equipment stores and golf stores sell different types of golf clubs available in sets or, as a single piece.

Golf Bag

It is crucial that you protect your golf equipment hence the reason why you need a good golf bag, and golf club cover. A golf bag comes in handy as it can hold all your golf clubs in one place making it easy for the caddy to carry all the clubs together. Golf bag also hold golf balls and is designed to hold a water bottle, an extra shirt, or your regular shoes. Now a golf club cover covers your golf club from one end to the other. This helps maintain the health of your golf clubs and prevent unwanted scratches and dents. A badly maintained golf club will prevent you from making a good drive. Therefore, it is very important that you cover your golf clubs with covers.

Golf Shoes

Golf shoes are not your typical shoes.  Good golf shoes are an important piece of equipment in which you must invest.  They are designed to walk on grass, the types where golf is played. Golf shoes have pointed rubber under soles, which helps them grip the earth and grit under your feet, thereby avoiding unnecessary shaking, or moving.  That firm grip on the ground allows you to hit the ball in the right direction without shaking.

 

Even if you simply play for enjoyment the importance of investing in a good pair of golf shoes cannot be over stressed.  Choose a strong, sturdy, yet comfortable pair of shoes that is good for your feet because golf involves much walking