Ace: A hole-in-one.
Hitting the ball into the hole in one stroke.
Address: Taking a stance and placing the clubhead behind the golf ball in preparation for playing a shot.
Away: The ball that’s farthest away from the hole, as in “you’re away.”
What are golf terms and their meanings?
Golf: Glossary and Terms. Eagle – A score on a golf hole that is two less than Par. Fairway – This is the area of a golf hole between the Tee and the Green. It is closely mown in compared to the rough making it easier to strike the golf ball cleanly. Green – This is where the golf hole resides.
What are the strokes called in golf?
Stroke play, also known as medal play, is a scoring system in the sport of golf in which the total number of strokes is counted over one, or more rounds, of 18 holes; as opposed to match play, in which the player, or team, earns a point for each hole in which they have bested their opponents.
What is a condor in golf?
“Condor” is the name of an American golf manufacturer, but most notably it’s the label given to the extremely rare, almost impossible score of 4-under-par for a single hole. As of 2012, four generally accepted condors have been recorded, all involving aces on par-5 holes.