A Beginner’s Guide for Golfers

Any new beginning may be challenging, even if we speak about the beginnings of a new sport such as golf. As a beginner you need equipment, finding the best clubs where to play and some tips to become a good golf player as soon as possible. So, if you are a golfer at the beginning, you should pay attention to the following paragraphs that may guide you to become a good golfer.
  • golf bagEquipment is very important in every sport and golf is not an exception. If you are a beginner in golf, you should try to find equipment that is not too expensive for you and that will allow you to use it even if you are a beginner. Only after you will become more experienced in golf should you think about investing more in your golf equipment. If you don’t have any knowledge in golf, you shouldn’t buy your equipment without trying it first.

  • learn to play golfAfter you have bought your equipment, you are ready to start playing golf. Oh! You are right! You don’t know to play golf. In this case, the best solution is to take lessons and the first shots that you have to try are short shots, according to Golf Digest. Learning on your own is almost impossible, so you will need to find a trainer that teaches you the basics in golf playing. You should learn how to keep the cutter, which the best positions are and the force with which the ball must be hit. You have to learn how to set up the ball, establish a rhythm that allows you to focus on all the details that should allow you to hit the ball well enough in order to enter into the hole.

  • golf course If the first two steps are checked and you have your golf equipment and some skills in golfing, then you are ready to start playing golf. But now you have to find those golf courses that are suitable for you. If we take into account the Golf Digest’s advice, you should start by attending a short golf course, which are called “executive” golf courses. Before you attend the highest level in a golf course, you should try to play as much as possible on golf courses that are short and flat, without too many obstacles. You have to gain self-trust, experience and skills. If these three features are “in your pocket”, then you may start thinking about attending tougher golf courses.

Playing golf implies many hours spent under the sun, which may be a risk to your skin. Due to this, you have to use sunblock with a SPF of 30. Before start playing golf, you have to stretch your muscles in order to be in a good shape and avoid injuries. 

These are some basics of golf playing if you are a beginner in this sport. We hope that the above paragraphs will help you to become a very good golf player soon, one who is respected by your rivals.