It used to play golf only reserved for the elite among the population, thankfully these days are long gone. The sport of golf has in recent years become available to the public. There are many new golf courses being built, these new jobs is less exclusive than the old classic golf courses in the Netherlands. In addition, prices for a round of golf more affordable. The arrival of several golf courses and the efforts of the Dutch Golf Federation, better known as NGF, has ensured that more people can enjoy this wonderful sport. NGF has worked to get excited both youth and adults for the sport. More and more people enjoy golf, it is an ancient sport that concentration, technique, stamina, endurance and social combines perfectly!
- For young and old
- Technology and concentration
- Movement, endurance and stamina
- Game Fun, competition, and social
For young and old
What is more fun than with your father and mother, and maybe even your grandparents to be active? With golf this is certainly possible, it is a sport that is practiced even by some 80 year of life. The manufacture of a golf swing can generally be maintained for long. When walking long distances is difficult to offer a golf car or Trolley the result. At a young age, already started to play golf, can be started with a plastic golf set for children. When the engine is being developed can be played with real golf clubs. It is important for both young and old to take golf lessons from a professional. You are never too young or too old to learn a golf professional.
Technology and concentration
Golf is not an easy sport. Golf game good Lord requires a lot of practice. Beginners will find the golf was often difficult to assess than in advance. If you are an experienced player with great ease a ball high and straight through the air strike look it gives the idea that I could. ” But when you enter with a golf club in your hands this turns out to be much harder than it looks. One explanation for the difficulty in golf can be found in the size of the ball and golf clubs that the ball must be beaten.Sports that are technically difficult to be widely played with an attribute. The Golf Club is a long stick with a small iron down to the little ball must meet. Because the Club away from the ball is taken away before the ball is struck this will be good and right to hit the ball pretty hard.
The golf swing is a technical movement, there is much written about, and there’s been a lot of study on the best way to swing. The conclusion that can be drawn is that there is not a perfect golf swing, but there are some basic elements that should be in every swing to hit the ball good. In addition to these basic components, it is for each player to develop a swing, and as I said, a lot of practice is required to be a constant and good golf player.
Since the game is technically difficult it requires a high degree of concentration. Unfocused strike will lead to abnormal beats and bad ball contact. A putt from half a meter along the hole can be easily beaten if the player thinks is too easy on it. Also golf professionals who appear on television to make those types of mistakes when the concentration wanes.
Movement, endurance and stamina
The average length of an 18-hole golf course between 5000 and 6000 meters. A proper walk so, especially since this is the average length when it runs in a straight line from the tee area to the hole. Because the ball an average player doesn’t always blows in the right direction, here are some extra gauges on top. Most golf courses are very neatly set out, there is often elevated tees and the landscape is hilly and undulating. This can drive a golf course with 18 holes to make a burden. In addition to running the ball, of course, still be beaten, it also takes some energy. It is important to have a good condition, so that the golf swing despite the running time and again can be performed correctly. While playing the last hole fatigue often makes it less of a stake. It is important for the whole round each battle to give full attention and concentration, a lot of stamina is important. Not just the physical part, but also the mental stamina. Missing a short putt or a new afzwaaier can be very frustrating. It is therefore important to get mentally strong for the day to approach the next battle again with mod.
Game Fun, competition, and social
As can be seen from the above described is not an easy golf sport. Yet golf is played by many, it also has to do partly with this difficulty. This makes hitting a good ball or uitholen a long putt only beautiful, it gives a real “kick”. In addition, the challenge for the next time to do better. There is always room for improvement, both in technology for the golf swing like the point made on the golf course, often these two go hand in hand.
To play golf offers a wide range of games, this creates a lot of fun. An experienced player can play against a beginner, because stroke can be resolved via the handicap system. Many golf clubs will arrange weekly matches which could be taken by the members of the golf club. Also hosts tournaments across the Netherlands, nor can it be members attending. This is also interesting for golfers who are not members of the Club Golf Course, the so-called “free golfers. Usually, the only requirement is that the golfer is in possession of a GFP. This is proof that a golfer has a knowledge of the rules and labels, and that he is also basic skills in the game of golf has to master.
To play 18 holes must be taken into account a period of 3.5 to 4 hours. So there is plenty of time to communicate with your fellow players. This makes golf a social activity, while you are on the road and play a fun and challenging game. Playing golf is also in the business world are often used to keep in contact with customers and colleagues. Many golf courses offer the opportunity to eat before or after playing a round or take a drink in the Club House. This of course makes the day complete.