What Clubs Should I Have In My Golf Bag?
- 3 and 5 Wood.
- 4 Hybrid.
- 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 Iron.
- Pitching Wedge.
- Gap Wedge/Approach Wedge.
- Sand Wedge.
- Lob Wedge.
What clubs should an average golfer carry?
Most amateur golfers carry the same standard 12 clubs in their bag which are:
- (1) driver;
- (2) 3-wood.
- (3) 5-wood.
- (4-11) 3-iron through 9-iron.
- (12) putter.
- Fairway woods.
What 14 clubs do pros carry?
Here’s a standard set makeup for a PGA Tour pro:
- Driver: 44-47” shaft, 8-10.5° loft.
- 3-wood: 13-14° loft.
- 5-wood, 2-iron or 17-18° hybrid.
- 3-iron or 21-22° hybrid.
- Irons: 4-9.
- Wedges: Pitching wedge (47-50°), gap and/or sand wedge (53-56°), lob wedge (59-64°)
- Putter: Conventional (33-35”), belly (39-43”) or long (48-52”)
What clubs should a high handicapper carry?
Some clubs are easier to control than others, and higher-handicap golfers should focus on the easiest-to-hit clubs. This means they should carry hybrids instead of long irons, and use a 3- or 5-wood (or a hybrid) off the tee rather than a driver.
What is a Chipper club?
Commonly referred to as just a “chipper,” this golf club combines a putter with a wedge. Featuring a 30° – 37° loft, your chipper is the ideal club for those shots that are too long for a putter and too short for a wedge—in the rough or short grass, just a few feet from the green.
How should I arrange my golf bag?
Arranging Clubs in a Golf Bag
- The first thing that you need to do is identify the type of golf bag you have.
- Keep the longest clubs on the back part of the bag.
- Always arrange clubs from left to right.
- Then arrange the irons in the next row.
- If there is a separate place for putter in your bag, there is not a problem.
What 14 clubs should a beginner have?
- 2-hybrid or a 3 wood.
- Your 3 & 9 irons.
- A putter.
- A wedge.
- A gap wedge.
- A driver.
- A lob wedge.
What does Tiger Woods use?
Tiger Woods uses TaylorMade Stealth Plus+ driver during PNC Championship Pro-Am.
What clubs should a beginner carry?
When you are just getting started, simplicity is key and we recommend a driver with a large sweet spot, a 3 wood, a hybrid and some mid range irons like 5, 7 & 9. Add a pitching wedge, a sand wedge and a putter and you have every essential club you need to take the course by storm.
How many golf balls can you carry?
Under the Rules of Golf, a golfer can carry as many golf balls as they want in their bag. Really, they can carry as many golf balls as they’re willing to carry around themselves or their caddie is willing to lug around for them. Most PGA Tour golfers carry in the area of nine golf balls in their bag per round.
Do any pros use 5 wedges?
Players, such as Phil Mickelson, can very occasionally a 5th wedge to give them even more options for shots inside 125 yards, but that is a rare occurrence compared to the increasing trend for the best pros to choose a specialty wedge in place of the standard pitching wedge which comes as part of their iron set.
What is the most important club in your bag?
What Are The Most Important Golf Clubs To Own? In total, 54 percent of golfers agreed that the putter is the most important club to have in the bag in order to lower scores. 20 percent of golfers said the driver was their most important club while 14 percent said their wedges.
Which hybrids should I carry?
If you hit a 7-iron 140 yards or less, a 6 iron should be your longest iron. The 3, 4 and 5 should be hybrids. If you can hit your 7-iron 150-160 yards, think about nothing longer than a 5 iron and look at 3 and 4 hybrids. If you can hit your 7-iron 160-170 yards, think about swapping your 3-iron for a hybrid.
What clubs should a low handicapper carry?
Here are my suggestions for a low-handicap golfer: Driver, 3-wood, 3-hybrid, 4- through 9-irons; pitching wedge, gap wedge, sand wedge, and lob wedge; and putter.