How Good Are Pro Golfers?

The Tour average for consecutive fairways hit is 9.

The average golfer’s is probably less than 2.

In every category of golf, from short game to long game, from imagination to control, professional golfers (both men and women) are far, far better than almost everyone else who plays.

What is a good golf score for a pro?

What Is a Good Score for an Average Golfer? Although the term “average” is relative, shooting at or around 100 on a par 72 course is widely considered average.

Do pro golfers have handicaps?

Most professional golfers don’t maintain a handicap, which consists of registering every round played in the computer at the player’s “home” club.

Do pro golfers play every day?

But it varies per pro. It depends on what they feel is a priority to them. Depends on the player’s age and status, with a few exceptions, as always. Most guys are practicing at least 10 hours per day, 6 days a week, if you count work outs and playing.

How far does a pro hit a 7 iron?

According the Leaderboard website, PGA Tour players’ average 4-iron shots travel 210 to 220 yards (including the roll). They can hit 5-iron shots 195 to 205 yards; 6-iron shots 180 to 190 yards; 7-iron shots 165 to 180 yards; 8-iron shots 150 to 170 yards; and 9-iron shots 140 to 155 yards.