Golf course linearly (see left), laying on wide-open ground. Stadium include kick off lawns, supporting placement will kick off a ball on the lawn in the formation of a location, and then put the golf ball on the plate, after the ball with the cue out. Hitting the aim is to hit the ball into or hit a ball to the hole. Holes are dug in on a flat piece of turf, with a flag flag to indicate where the hole. After the ball is hit into the hole, the hole where the lawn is the new kick off lawns, a hole the ball down.
However, to hit a hole in a cave as described in the text above is by no means easy. First of all, between holes and hole ranging generally from 90 m to 540 m, two hole farthest in the world is Japan a Golf Club has a golf course between the sixth and seventh holes, 830.8 metres apart. Second, each hole has a natural or artificial setting around obstacles, such as: sandbox, and grass, streams, ponds, or bushes. But without the special permission, no matter where the ball landed in the stadium, are not allowed to move, must be in the Colony continued to hit the ball. If the non-moving to when hitting, player may stand in the placement Office, facing down a hole, hand ball lifted shoulder from behind the ball the next, and then continue to the new placement, hitting. Set between the hole and the hole usually kick off lawn-> open grassland-> undulating terrain or bushes-> obstacles-> hole lawn.
Currently the world\'s largest golf course is located in the United States, Massachusetts, Bolton Stadium 7,609 meters long, it provides for the standard hitting number 77. And the highest golf courses in the world is Peru\'s taketu Stadium, the stadium its lowest point at 4,369 metres above sea level. Lowest golf course in the world is United States Califonia death Canyon Creek Stadium, stadium 82.9 meters of below sea level.
Necessary golf equipment
Golf equipment including clubs, balls, shoes, ball caps, gloves and clothing. One of the most major launches world\'s first 125°c club. Ball bar and function in terms of differences, often affect the achievement of hitting. Therefore clubs is absolutely don\'t skimp.
1. the Club
Ball head rod by Rod, shaft and grip consists of three parts, its length of about 0.91-between 1.29 m. According to different needs of hitting distance, each player can take up to 14 different types of ball rod into play. The 14 balls Rod should be configured as follows: 4 wooden rod, 9 die and 1 push rod. For starters, just taking the odd rods is sufficient.
(1) wooden rod made more use of persimmon wood. In accordance with their length and Rod clamp bevel angle can be divided into different number. Smaller the number, the length of the longer, hit the ball higher and farther. Wooden rod used in the service area, the most commonly used are 1, 3, 4 and 5th, for starters, 3rd rods more applicable.
(2) hardcore soft iron making Club heads, thinner than wooden pole, small. It is mainly used to control short range combat, hardcore can be roughly divided into long and short, three categories. Long hardcore is easy to grasp of directional; hardcore in easy swing, easy, suitable for beginners; short hitting the hardcore applies in a difficult position.
(3) putting bar head is made from soft iron, mainly used to push the ball into the hole. Push rod can be divided into t-, l-and d-type, surface flatness is their shared characteristics.
2. the ball, golf bags and shoes
Age of Golf from Scotland to the modern, great changes have taken place. Core-first golf is done with feathers, leather shell sewn together, not only process difficult, the authentic and low rates. Early 19th century, golf manufacturing craftsman can make up to four or five a day \"good\" ball. But feather-Golf is not durable, especially at a rainy day, sewing thread easily broken, often result in rupture of ball in flight, feathers flying all over. In the late 1850 of the 19th century to a \"rubber ball\", this ball is made of eucommia rubber similar to rubber. Solid at the beginning, back to solid substance or liquid core. Modern golf with liquid core, made of rubber shell. White rubber ball on the surface there are many regular arrays of \"dimples\" depression, in the interest of flight and improve accuracy. Rubber golf balls are divided into United Kingdom and the United States two. Ball of a maximum weight not exceeding 50.38 g. American minimum diameter of the sphere of 4.26 cm, for the United States domestic use. British type ball-the minimum diameter of 4.11 cm, for the United Kingdom, and Canada as well as international groups used golf.
Golf bags, mostly leather, diameter about 8 inches or so, good golf bag has reset Rod stable and smooth textures, the overall skeleton strong and so on.
Golf shoes sole soles of around 12 nails to prevent sliding, so that when players swing to keep the body balanced. Fixed these spikes screws must be secure. Otherwise, the screws a pine, shoes were also useless.