here's a concise guide on how to play golf for beginners in 10 points:
By: Donna F Weiss
Grip: Learn the correct grip – both hands on the club, relaxed but firm.
Stance: Position your feet shoulder-width apart, perpendicular to the target line.
Swing Basics: Focus on a smooth backswing, turning your shoulders and hips, and a controlled follow-through.
Alignment: Aim the clubface at the target and align your body parallel to the target line.
Start with Short Clubs: Begin with easier-to-hit clubs like irons (7 or 9) before moving to longer clubs like drivers.
Putting: Practice putting to develop touch and feel for the greens.
Chipping: Master basic chipping techniques for shots around the green.
Etiquette: Understand golf course etiquette – respect pace of play, take care of the course, and be quiet during others' shots.
Rules: Familiarize yourself with basic golf rules like out of bounds, hazards, and the order of play.
Practice: Consistent practice is key. Visit the driving range, take lessons, and play short rounds to improve.