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According to the United States Golf Association, the official weight of a golf ball should not exceed 1.620 ounces, or 45.93 grams. The ball's diameter should not be less than 1.680 inches, or 42.67 millimeters.

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  • How much does a golf ball weigh?

    Q: How much does a golf ball weigh?

    A: According to the United States Golf Association, the official weight of a golf ball should not exceed 1.620 ounces, or 45.93 grams. The ball's diameter should not be less than 1.680 inches, or 42.67 millimeters.
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  • What golf balls travel the farthest?

    Q: What golf balls travel the farthest?

    A: While every golf ball manufacturer claims to have the best ball for distance, none are guaranteed to travel farther than others. With different compressions, it is possible that some may travel greater distances at certain temperatures and humidity levels, though swing technique is most important for maximum distance.
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  • What are the four majors in golf?

    Q: What are the four majors in golf?

    A: The four majors in men's golf in the order in which they are played each year are the Master's, the U.S. Open, the British Open (or the Open Championship) and the PGA Championship. Winning all four of these tournaments in a single year constitutes winning the Grand Slam of Golf.
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  • What is the size of a golf ball?

    Q: What is the size of a golf ball?

    A: Official golf balls measure 1.68 inches in diameter and weigh 1.62 ounces. Golf balls must also be spherically symmetrical and meet construction and performance specifications.
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  • What is Tiger Woods' longest drive?

    Q: What is Tiger Woods' longest drive?

    A: The longest drive ever recorded by Tiger Woods during official competition was 425 yards. The shot occurred during the 2008 Mercedes Championship at Kapalua Resort in Hawaii.
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  • How much money does Tiger Woods have?

    Q: How much money does Tiger Woods have?

    A: As of 2014, golf great Tiger Woods has an estimated net worth of $500 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. He is the second wealthiest African American, behind Oprah Winfrey, and is one of the highest-paid athletes in the world.
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  • How do you clean a golf club grip?

    Q: How do you clean a golf club grip?

    A: A clean golf club grip ensures the proper feel in a golfer's hands and keeps a club looking good. Multiple cleaning techniques exist, but some are simpler and less time-consuming, according to About.com.
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  • What is a proper golf stance?

    Q: What is a proper golf stance?

    A: A proper golf stance is the setup a golfer takes over the golf ball before the swing to ensure proper alignment and positioning. The alignment of the golfer's body should be parallel to the target line with his weight balanced on the balls of his feet.
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  • Q: What were some of the all-time top scores from the Symetra Tour?

    A: In 2015, Lee Lopez set a Brown Deer Park women’s course record with a score of 66 but was narrowly defeated by Annie Parks on the third playoff hole. The player with the best 2015 top 10 finish was Giulia Molinaro with 66.7 percent.
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  • Q: What are some cheap putting greens?

    A: The Golfsmith website specializes in golfing equipment and offers a number of putting greens from many manufacturers, such as Hank Haney and StarPro Greens. You can also find a selection of cheap putting greens in many sizes on eBay.com, Aliexpress.com and Amazon.com as of 2015.
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  • Q: When was golf invented?

    A: The exact origin of golf is not clear, but it is thought to have first been played in the 14th or 15th century A.D. in Scotland. It may have evolved from the Dutch "kolf," a somewhat similar game played on frozen canals.
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  • Q: What are the best golf balls for beginners?

    A: According to Shooting 90, the best golf balls for beginners are range balls. These are rented by the bucket at a practice range. The best balls have a two-piece design for less spin and greater distance. Many beginners lose multiple balls on the course, so the ideal cost is a dollar per ball in 2014, with Callaway Supersoft, TaylorMade Burner and Wilson Staff Duo fitting this criteria.
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  • Q: What are golf club loft tables?

    A: A golf club loft table is a chart that correlates a specific golf club with its measurement of "loft," the angle of the face of the club relative to the vertical plane supporting the golf ball. Loft dictates the arc, height and trajectory the ball travels once hit.
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  • Q: What are some highly rated golf GPS apps?

    A: There are many highly rated golf GPS applications available for Android and iPhones, such as Swing by Swing and GolfLogix GPS, according to Back9Network. Some of the applications are free, while others charge a fee download. Customer ratings for the applications are available on the app's product page located within the app store.
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  • Do golf carts have serial numbers?

    Q: Do golf carts have serial numbers?

    A: Every golf cart is issued a serial number. These serial numbers make it possible to find replacement parts and match accessories to a specific model golf cart for a perfect fit.
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  • Q: Do Wedgewood golf clubs get good reviews?

    A: Testimonials from users of Wedgewood golf clubs on Wedgewood's website, WedgewoodGolf.com, are overwhelmingly positive. Reviews at GolfReview.com also rank the clubs high, averaging a score of 4.4 out of five for performance and overall value.
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  • Q: What are some common E-Z-GO wiring diagrams?

    A: Common E-Z-GO wiring diagrams include E-Z-GO models X-440 and X-444 with resistor speed control, E-Z-GO gasoline model GX444 and 1994-Present EZGo with plug bar. The E-Z-GO models X-440 and X-444 and gasoline GX444 E-Z-Go wiring diagrams are available on VintageGoldParts.com, while the 1994-Present EZGo with plug bar is on FSIP.biz.
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  • Q: On what hand do you wear a golf glove?

    A: Right-handed people wear a golf glove on their left hand, and left-handed people wear the glove on their right hand. Gloves assist in giving golfers a better grip on the club.
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  • Q: Where can one compare golf scores with other amateurs?

    A: The World Amateur Golf Ranking, updated every Wednesday on WAGR.com, offers a way to directly compare golf scores with the best amateurs in the world. The site has both men and women's rankings, and lets golfers search for events near them that count towards the rankings.
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  • Who are some of the top earners in the LPGA?

    Q: Who are some of the top earners in the LPGA?

    A: Some of the top earners of the 2014 LPGA Tour included Stacy Lewis, Inbee Park and Lydia Ko. At the completion of the first 11 tour events, each of the trio also remained among the top five money leaders for the 2015 season.
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  • Q: Is there a Masters golf championship winners list?

    A: There is a list of winners of the Masters golf tournament at the tournament's website at Masters.com and at the website of the Professional Golfer's Association, PGA.com. Both sites offers the winners of every tournament from 1934 through the present.
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