The card game known as Golf uses a standard deck of cards; therefore jokers are included if players choose to use them. The goal of Golf is obtain the lowest number of points in nine deals, similar to a game of golf. Sometimes jokers, which cane be worth -4 or -5 points, are included in the game.
Golf is also known as Crazy Nines, Polish Polka or Turtle. The game was created by a couple on vacation in Palm Springs in 1996. When four or more people are playing, a double deck of standard cards is used. Each player starts with six cards, although a four-card version or nine-card version can also be played.