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″).
How do I know what size golf clubs I need?
To choose golf clubs that are the right fit, all you need is your height. If you’re between 5 ft 9” and 6 ft (1.5 m 23 cm and 1.8 m) tall, you should go with the standard length for golf clubs. If you’re taller than 6 ft (1.8 m), you’ll need longer clubs.
What is standard length for men’s golf clubs?
“Most drivers for men made by companies who sell their clubs through pro shops and retail golf stores are usually 45 inches or 45.5 inches long,” Wishon says. “Most women’s drivers are 44 or 44.5 inches.
What is the standard club length?
Many years ago, the standard club length for drivers was 43”. Today it is 45”, and some manufacturers have even gone to 45 1/2” as their norm.
How tall should you be to use standard length golf clubs?
What Are Standard Length Golf Clubs? Standard length clubs are typical for golfers of an average height and wrist to floor measurement. As you can see in our golf club size chart above these would typically fit in the 34″ to 35.5″ range.
How long is a standard 4 iron?
Standard Length for Irons This standard measurement increases 1/2 inch for each consecutive number iron. For example, standard length for a steel 2 iron is 39 inches; a 3 iron is 38.5 inches; a 4 iron is 38 inches and so on to the steel 9 iron with the standard length of 35.5 inches.
Does golf club length matter?
When it comes to golf clubs, size does matter. While correct golf club size can help you become a better golfer and make the game more enjoyable, inaccurate club length will have the exact opposite effect.
How long should my driver be for my height?
The Tall and Short of It For example, if you are 6-feet tall and your wrist-to-floor measurement is 35 inches, a standard length driver — 44 inches for a steel shaft driver and 45 inches for a graphite shaft driver — would be appropriate.
How do you know if your golf clubs are too short?
6 Signs Your Golf Clubs are Too Short
- You need to bend too much at the waist before swinging.
- You also have to bend your knees pre-swing.
- You keep hitting the ball with the golf club’s heel.
- The swing path is in to out.
- The tempo is too quick.
- The ball tends to veer off to the right.
Why are golf irons different lengths?
One of the main reasons golf clubs are different lengths has do with club loft. The wedges and shorter irons have a high amount of loft and therefore hit the ball higher than the longer irons and woods. To hit the ball further, clubs are designed to have a combination of both lower loft and more length.