- How far should I hit my 6 iron?
- How far does the average golfer hit a 7 iron?
- How far does the average golfer hit each club?
- How far does the average golfer hit a 9 iron?
- How far does Tiger Woods hit a 7 iron?
- How far should I hit a pitching wedge?
- How far should a 60 degree wedge go?
- Is a 300 yard drive good?
- Can a golf ball kill you?

How to Know Which Golf Club to Use

Club | Men’s Average Distance | Women’s Average Distance |
---|---|---|

3-iron | 180 yards | Not recommended; 5-wood or hybrid = 160 yards |

4-iron | 170 yards | 150 yards (consider a hybrid, instead) |

5-iron | 160 yards | 140 yards |

6-iron | 150 yards | 130 yards |

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## How far should I hit my 6 iron?

**Basic Guidelines for Potential Distance for 6 Iron**

- 65 mph can produce about 125-130 carry distance.
- 75 mph can produce about 150 carry distance.
- 85 mph can produce 172-175 carry distance.
- 95 mph can produce 195-200 carry distance.

14 Jun 2016

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

Golf Monthly Instruction

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.31 Jan 2017

## 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.24 May 2019

## How far does the average golfer hit a 9 iron?

A 9 iron will be able to hit a 80 to 90 yards for a beginner, 125-135 yards in case of an average player and 145 yards for a professional.

## 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 I hit a pitching wedge?

Men typically hit their pitching wedge from 100 to 140 yards, depending on their skill level, while women hit the same club from 70 to 120 yards. Beginners often find they do not achieve these distances, but their distances will increase as their swing improves.

## How far should a 60 degree wedge go?

Average Loft Angle and Distances of Clubs

Club | Loft Angle | Distance for Men |
---|---|---|

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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## Is a 300 yard drive good?

This may come as shock to you, but 270 to 300 yards is a long way! The average drive on the PGA Tour isn’t 300 yards. If some guys on the PGA Tour can’t hit it 300 yards – you can’t either.

## Can a golf ball kill you?

While there are many reports of fatal accidents on golf courses, a surprisingly low amount are from golf balls themselves. However, these fatalities do occur infrequently. For example as recently as February 2018, a New Zealand man was struck and killed by a golf ball while teeing off.