What length should my golf clubs be?
- Under the Rules of Golf, the maximum length of a club is 48 inches. Clubs must be at least 18 inches long and cannot exceed the 48 inches.
Can you add length to golf clubs?
Most players consider using longer shafts in their clubs at some time or another, believing that longer shafts equal more distance, although that isn’t necessarily true. There are two ways to lengthen your shafts. You may add extenders to your existing shafts or you may replace your existing shafts with longer ones.
How much does it cost to lengthen golf clubs?
Lengthen Shaft ($ 5.99 Steel or $6.99 Graphite per club *): Most irons, putters, and woods can have length added to the existing shaft. *Save grip Fee may apply.
What happens if your golf clubs are too short?
If your golf club is too short for you, then your stance will be too bent over. Your stance will be this way because you are reaching down for the golf ball. The problem with a poor posture like this is that it will ruin your spine angle. Once your spine angle is off, you may have trouble rotating correctly.
Do golf clubs need extensions?
It doesn’t matter how tall you are if you have a deeper crouch in your swing because your wrists will then be closer to the ground, which means you need slightly shorter clubs. Arm length and wrist to floor length are what truly determines how long the shaft of your golf clubs should be.
Can irons be Reshafted?
Golf irons can be a bit easier to reshaft than a driver. If you are reshafting with steel irons, it is usually pretty straightforward. Regripping a set of golf clubs is quite easy. But when it comes to removing the old shafts and lining up the new ones correctly, a professional eye is excellent.
Does lengthening a golf club change the lie angle?
Second, lie is fitted after shaft length has been selected because length affects dynamic lie angle – every 1/2′ of length added makes the iron play 1 degree more upright; the reverse is true for reduced length.
How far should you hit a 7 iron?
What Distance Does the Average Golfer Hit a 7 Iron? A standard amateur golfer can hit a 7 iron from 128 yards to 158 yards. The lower range will be for women and senior golfers. To hit the ball over 150 yards in total distance with a 7 iron club, an amateur golfer will have to have a good swing and be physically fit.
How long should my golf clubs be for my height?
Using the ratio of every 6′ of height there should be a 1′ change in length then there should be a 1 ½’ difference between their 5-irons. For example, recommend 36.5′ for the lady and 38′ for the man (or 36.75′ / 38.25′).