How tall should junior golf clubs be?
The general rule is that until they are 60 inches tall, they’ll be fine with a set of junior clubs from a good manufacturer. After they reach 5 feet, experienced junior players really benefit from having each club fit for their game. The weight of the golf club is also very important to junior golfers.
What size golf clubs does my child need?
Junior Golf Clubs Sizing Chart
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How far should 8 year old hit golf ball?
Larkin suggests, “6 to 8-year olds should play from 50-150 yards out on any given hole.
What is the average golf drive for a 10 year old?
In 2019, driving distance was the following by age group: 10-19: 234.2 yards. 20-29: 239.7 yards.
What is a good golf score for a 10 year old?
Good Golf Score for Young Golfers: Under 12 Years Old – 120 would be a good golf score (150 for beginners) 12 Years to 14 Years Old – 70’s & 80’s would be a good golf score (120 for beginners) 15 to 18 Years Old – under par and par golf are good golf scores (90-100 for beginners)
How to choose the right golf clubs for your child?
Just remember to fit club length based on the child’s ability and height, rather than age. If you make the clubs too long, too heavy or too stiff, the ability of the junior golfer to get the desired results will diminish. Chances are if you fit the youngster right the first time, then they will have fun and make this game, a game for a lifetime.
Is there a height based fitting chart for children’s golf clubs?
We offer a height based fitting chart on our website as well as our Modern Guide to Golf Clubfitting book as a reference. Obviously body builds and athletic ability may allow for slightly longer clubs than the charts would suggest. For instance, a chubby child has more body mass to swing around than a thin tot does, and may need a longer shaft.
Why is a junior golf club fitting important for your child?
A good junior golf club fitting will ensure that that your junior’s golf equipment matches and supports their swing. As a junior golfer gets older and stronger and hits growth spurts it is important to have a professional club fitting in order to help them realize their potential.
Can you cut down an adult set of golf clubs for kids?
In years past, before junior golf shafts were available, parents made it a common practice to cut down an adult set of golf clubs for their kids. This is certainly an inexpensive way of creating a junior golf set; however, it is not a good solution for several reasons.