Golf: From sentence to death to world class gaming

Golf can be frustrating. But this game has been around for argumentatively since 100BC. Scottish people being popular with their ethnicity are told to be the first ones to play golf ever. Golf genuinely gained popularity to such extent that the sport of archery was occulted. Since archery was a vital national defence of Scotland, playing golf was made into a criminal offence with a sentence to hanging. However, around 1502 King James IV finally gives in enticement by purchasing balls and clubs from Scotland and from a bowmaker of Perth. Since then, golf never saw darkness again.

All time successful golfers

Arnold Palmer is a well-known name in the history of Golf. He has been the most precious gem in the field till the day of his death. If it was not Palmer, the game would still be struggling. Greg Norman, who is rather a star-crossed player cannot be overlooked for his 331 weeks passed in the Official World Golf. In 1960s, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, and Gary Player are known to be dominating the golf headlines. Bill Casper thereby, was too good to be true in his era. Cary Middlecoff was a successor of three majors winning the PGA Tour 40 times. Vijay Singh won PGA Tour 34 times including championship. Walter Hagen, the first ultra-successful touring pro. Lee Trevino won 29 PGA Tour events and six majors. Byron Nelson played better than anyone ever has for a few months in 1945 and won 11 tournaments in a row including the PGA Championship. Payne Stewart is considered all-time great as he won 11 tournaments in his career. Tiger Woods began a trajectory in 1997 that led him on top. Woods is the most significant one to play the game like no one has ever.

Are you a novice golfer?

Golf might be a great game to ever exist but is a little difficult one to learn. Bad advice is seemingly one of the major reasons for strugglers. Being a novice golfer, variety and number of golf tips might overwhelm you. Some number of key concepts will put you through insights of a good game.

Playing golf is hardly about only having a good technique. While most novice golfers put all of their efforts into developing their technique, they overlook other remarks. Technique will get you along the field but strategy and confidence can make the most out of it. Highlighting your course management and scoring will help you at any level you are in. Not as straightforward but learning golf rules and etiquette by heart can boost up your confidence. The game is about showing purest consideration for fellow players and having a full view idea about golf course and rules, novice golfers will surely force respect out of the system of fellow golfers. What you cannot do without is the right equipment. The right equipment as in oriented with your level. It will considerably help you in masking shortcomings.

So, it is to be considered that you have went through different types of clubs, basics of the clubs, golf ball faq including all types of shots listed in the game. Investigate different scoring system and calculate handicap systems. When you have succeeded in achieving confidence, improve your game and lower your score.

All season game tournament

The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the majors are the men's major golf championships which is the four most prestigious annual tournaments in professional golf.

On 2nd Sunday in April Master Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia.

U.S. Open hosted by the United States Golf Association in 3rd Sunday in June or on Father’s Day.

On 3rd Friday in July, The Open Championship in United Kingdom, hosted by The R&A, an offshoot of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews.

PGA Championship, hosted by the Professional Golfers' Association of America on 3rd weekend prior to Labor Day weekend.

Your Game Clubs around the world

There are some best golf courses around. Royal Portrush has been hosting professional tournaments since the 1800s and held the Open Championship. Lahinch course also started back in the 1800s and was expertly designed with frequent slopes, interesting fairways and bunkers. Druid’s Glen features holes placed in the woods, around suspension bridges and gorgeous landscaping. It served as the site of the Irish Open for three years.

Bring your game to casinos

Belterra, designed by legend Tom Faizo, is one of the best public golf courses, a little distance away from Cincinnati, Louisville, Lexington and Indianapolis. WinStar World Casino and Resort offers a golf course in the Red River Valley. It is also used as a venue for tournaments or group outings. There are many other resorts and casinos that offer great golf courses.