# What is the yardage for each golf club?

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## What is the yardage for each golf club?

Golf Club Distances Table

CLUB MEN’S AVERAGE DISTANCE WOMEN’S AVERAGE DISTANCE
Driver 230 yards 200 yards
3-wood 210 yards 180 yards
5-wood 195 yards 160 yards
2-iron 190 yards 170 yards

How far does scratch golfer hit 7 iron?

131 yards
6 iron: 139 yards. 7 iron: 131 yards. 8 iron: 121 yards.

### What is the distance between each club?

Many club fitters are regularly asked, “How much distance between each club should their be?” Generally, this many times depends on the players average clubhead speed. Slower speed players will tend to see 7-9 yards between each club, whereas, higher speed players may see 12-15 yards between each club.

How far should an average golfer hit a 6 iron?

You should hit a six iron about 150 yards. The average golfer gets just over 150 yards with their six-iron. Players with faster swing speed will get closer to 165 or even 170 with a six iron.

## What clubs for what distances?

With modern clubs, I always recommend finding clubs that can meet the general distances outlined below:

• Driver – 220-250 yards.
• 3 Wood – 200-230 yards.
• 4-iron – 190-210 yards.
• 5-iron – 175-195 yards.
• 6-iron – 165-175 yards.
• 7-iron – 150-165 yards.
• 8-iron – 140-155 yards.
• 9-iron – 130-145 yards.

How far should a 10 handicap hit a 7 iron?

This distance will vary greatly depending on a person’s age, swing speed, the clubs they are using, and the course conditions. Lower handicap or stronger players tend to hit the seven iron 150 yards or more. Senior golfers or women golfers with slower swing speeds may hit the seven iron 130 yards.

### How far should a 70 year old man hit a 7-iron?

How Far Should a 70-Year-Old Man Hit A Seven Iron? A 70-year-old man should be able to hit a seven iron roughly 135 yards. The 135-yards shot will vary depending on the use of steel or graphite golf equipment.

How far does an average golfer hit an 8 iron?

160 – 200 yds
A PGA Tour player hits a 7-iron between 172-215 yards….Average Distances for PGA Tour Players.

Club Average Distance
8 Iron 160 – 200 yds
9 Iron 148 – 185 yds
Pitching Wedge 136 – 170 yds

## What is the average distance of a typical Golf Club Drive?

Golf Club Distance Chart (By Skill Level) Club Beginner Average Good Excellent Driver 190 yards 220 yards 250 yards 280 yards 3-wood 170 yards 210 yards 225 yards 235 yards 5-wood 150 yards 195 yards 205 yards 220 yards Hybrid 145 yards 180 yards 190 yards 210 yards

What is a good distance for a beginner golfer?

Golf Club Distance Chart (By Skill Level) Club Beginner Average Good PGA Tour Driver 190 yards 220 yards 250 yards 296 yards 3-wood 170 yards 210 yards 225 yards 262 yards 5-wood 150 yards 195 yards 205 yards 248 yards Hybrid 145 yards 180 yards 190 yards 242 yards

### What is the distance between markers on a golf course?

These can vary from course to course but are generally color-coded markers displaying 200 (normally blue), 150 (normally white), and 100 yards (normally red). One can pace backward or forwards from the nearest marker to determine your distance.

What is the best way to measure distance on a golf course?

The best way is to go a driving range which has distance markers, and work through your clubs hitting ten balls with each club. After you hit ten balls with a particular club, look at the pattern of where the balls lie, choose a ball that is in the middle of the pattern and write down that distance. Do this for each club.