How to Know Which Golf Club to Use

Club | Men’s Average Distance | Women’s Average Distance |
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4-iron | 170 yards | 150 yards (consider a hybrid, instead) |

5-iron | 160 yards | 140 yards |

6-iron | 150 yards | 130 yards |

7-iron | 140 yards | 120 yards |

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## How far does the average golfer hit each club?

Here’s an interesting fact: While PGA Tour pros hit their drives anywhere from 280 yards to 320 yards on average, and LPGA Tour pros hit their drives from 230 to 270 yards on average, most recreational golfers, according to Golf Digest, average somewhere around 195-205 yards with their drivers.

## How far does an average golfer hit a 7 iron?

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Whilst the average driving distance for all golfers using Game Golf is just under 220 yards. The average 3 wood goes just under 190 yards and the average 7 iron flies 133 yards.

## How far does Tiger Woods hit a 7 iron?

Tiger Woods distance varies from club to club. According to Golf Digest, Tiger hits the driver an average of 285 yards with carry. His long irons (2- to 4-iron) range from 250 to 200 yards. His middle irons (5, 6, 7) range from 208 to 172 yards.

## How far should a 50 degree wedge go?

Average Loft Angle and Distances of Clubs

Club | Loft Angle | Distance for Men |
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Pitching Wedge | 47 – 53 Degrees | 80-105-120 |

Gap Wedge | 50 – 54 Degrees | 70-95-110 |

Sand Wedge | 54 – 58 Degrees | 60-80-100 |

Lob Wedge | 58 – 62 Degrees | 50-70-90 |

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