Six feet six inches and taller-add two inches to the standard length of the club Six feet five inches-add one and a half inches to the standard length of the club Six feet three inches to six feet five inches-add one inch to the standard length of the club. As a result the standard size of golf club for women is shorter in length and is designed for women that are between 65-inches 55 and 69-inches 59 tall.
But many of us dont know the exact golf club length.
What is the standard height for women's golf clubs. For women who are shorter than 55 golf. Usually the standard length for a womans golf club is around 43 inches. Golf clubs are usually categorized by gender due to the height differences between men and women.
Shorter than mens so provided you are shopping for the correct height there is no reason that male and female clubs cant be used interchangeably. On average a womens club is around 2. A 5-iron from a particular brand is 3775 inches others 38 inches or even 385 inches long.
PUTTER Standard Belly Long 3400 4100 4800 HYBRIDS Graphite 17 4075 19 4050 22 4000 25 3925 28 3900 WOMENS IRON Steel Graphite 2 3850 3900 3 3800 3850 4 3750 3800 5 3700 3750 6 3650 3700 7 3600 3650 8 3550 3600 9 3500 3550 PW 3450 3500 GW 3450 3500 SW 3425 3475 LW 3425 3475. What Are the Standard Sizes of Golf Clubs. A golfer must know the heights of a golf club because he is a golfer.
That is pretty logical. While your overall height. Here youll find the standard recommended measurements for golf clubs based on height.
Well the length should be 48 inches but cant be more than that. Many women find that when they try to use golf clubs designed for men the clubs are either too heavy or long or both and are too stiff. Step 2 Measure the height of your wrist to the floor when in a golf stance.
Manufacturers usually make clubs to account for golfers anywhere between 48 to 67 inches tall. Even though the Rules of Golf for competition allow the club shaft length of up to 48 inches Golf Monthly notes that the average driver length used on the tour is only 445 inches while the average driver length in golf shops is about 455 inches. But this length depends on your club types.
This is done by standing on a flat surface with your arms relaxed and pointing down. A one inch reduction in a clubs length can decrease distance by 3 yards. Ladies clubs are generally made to fit women between 5 foot 2 inches and 5 foot 9 inches.
The length of a golf club does affect the speed and distance a golf ball travels. Each club has. There are no specific industry standards for golf club length but different manufacturers have differing lengths for clubs.
Womens golf clubs tend to be shorter because womens arms are usually short as well so manufacturers try to keep the length consistent with players arm length. Most womens drivers are. Although i must mention that there are plenty of golf club brands who make clubs for women as tall as six feet.
Most drivers for men made by companies who sell their clubs through pro shops and retail golf stores are usually 45 inches or 455 inches long Wishon says. In the golfing world the 7 iron has become the standard club that all golf measurements adhere to. Theres more to making an optimal womens golf club than chopping up a mans club and painting it pink By the time Na Yeon Choi hit her final shot to win the 2015 Coates Golf Championship at the Golden Ocala Golf Club in Ocala Florida shed walked at least 15 miles burned roughly 4900 calories and hit her golf ball 272 times.
How Length of a Golf Club Affects Distance. To excel in golf they need a perfect golf club. Like if you use an iron then 39 inches for 3 iron.
You then measure the distance between the ground and the line where your wrist meets your hand. The second measurement is wrist-to-floor distance. There are no standard golf clubs for women but the golf clubs are almost similar that are used by their male counterparts.