A Beginner's Guide to Buy Used Golf Clubs

Written by Andrew L


If you are just starting out to play golf, you should never buy a new golf club set immediately as you may discover that this game is not for you later on. Furthermore, you are yet to findrepparttar type of golf clubs that fits you duringrepparttar 149122 learning stage. The good choice is to start with cheap used golf clubs. And here are some guidelines to help you to hunt down your first used golf club set:

Golf Rental Clubs

First, you may want to play withrepparttar 149123 rental clubs at a driving range. During this time, don't be afraid to ask your friends or other golfers to try their clubs onrepparttar 149124 range. This is a good opportunity for you to judge which type of clubs is right for you. After hitting for a period of time atrepparttar 149125 driving range and you think it is time to buy your own clubs, then ....

Rely on Golf Expert

When you go out to buy used golf clubs, you should always rely on people who know golf equipment well. You can look for your local pro at your local municipal course as a source of information and advice. Or you can consultrepparttar 149126 experts atrepparttar 149127 golf shop or even your friend who plays well or who knows anything about golf clubs. Alternatively, you can searchrepparttar 149128 Internet for used golf club reviews. You can always ask people for advice but keep in mind that what suits them may not necessary prove good in your hands. Therefore, it is more important to identifyrepparttar 149129 golf club set that suitable to your ability yourself.

Golf Beginner's Half Set

As a novice golfer, you are advised to learn with a half set of clubs with all matching iron ofrepparttar 149130 same model. The half-set could be made up from a few combinations of clubs. In general,repparttar 149131 half set combination consists of five iron clubs, including 4, 6, 8, pitching wedge and sand iron, in addition to 3 and 5 woods plus a putter. The driver is not recommended inrepparttar 149132 beginner's half set because it isrepparttar 149133 hardest club to control. Majority of beginners would achieve better results using a 3 wood onrepparttar 149134 tee box. Likewise, 1, 2 or 3 irons should be avoided atrepparttar 149135 early stages ofrepparttar 149136 game, as each of these long irons requires an accurate strike fromrepparttar 149137 middle ofrepparttar 149138 clubface with plenty of club heads speed in order to achieve good results. In contrast, a 5 wood with distance almost equivalent ofrepparttar 149139 2 iron -repparttar 149140 ball can still travel a fair distance despite being hit off-center. Besides, a lofted wood is more forgiving thanrepparttar 149141 thin blade of an iron club heads.

Golf Travel Bags Ė Choose Wisely to Protect Your Investment

Written by Evans Putman


Planning a golf vacation? Donít forget to protect your golf clubs by choosingrepparttar right golf travel bag. How do you chooserepparttar 149121 golf travel bag that is right for you? Letís take a quick look at three different styles to help you makerepparttar 149122 right choice.

Remember, choosingrepparttar 149123 right golf travel bag isnít only aboutrepparttar 149124 bag itself. Golfers planning a golf vacation or just looking for protection on short golf trips should ask themselves a few questions before making a purchase.

What is your budget for a golf travel bag?

Do you travel frequently with your golf clubs?

Do your golf trips mostly include air travel or auto travel?

With these questions in mind, letís take a quick look atrepparttar 149125 different styles of golf travel bags andrepparttar 149126 benefits and negatives each offers.

Hybrid Travel Bags

These types of golf travel bags are essentially a golf bag with a hard top to protect your clubs. Unlike other styles, hybrids do not protect your day-to-day golf bag.

Hybrids will help golf travelers with space restrictions. They require less space than other models and also weigh less.

However, hybrid golf travel bags are not your golf bag. Therefore you must unpack and pack all of your golf gear each time you travel. These types of bags are also notrepparttar 149127 best choice for airline travel.

For golfers who travel more often by automobile and have an extra set of golf clubs, hybrid golf travel bags are a good choice.

Golfers can pick up a hybrid golf travel bag for as little as $60 with top ofrepparttar 149128 line bags going for around $230.

Soft Golf Travel Bags

Think of this style of travel bags as a soft, padded, glove that covers your day-to-day golf bag and clubs. Usually, these bags come with a rigid bottom and wheels to help golfers carry them from location to location.

If you love to carry a lot of golf gear on your travels, then soft-style cases might berepparttar 149129 right choice for you. You can travel with your day-to-day bag and stuff it with your other gear and golf accessories. These travel bags also breaks down easily and take up less storage space than hard case bags.

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