Most golfers start playing the white tees. There will come a time when the temptation to play from the blue tees arise. Are you up for the challenge?
Besides the memory of missed putts and shanked drives, I wanted to build a collection from all the golf courses I play. I decided on poker chips and my collection continues to grow.
Bacon Park Golf Course is the local place to hit the links in Savannah, GA. It is a classic course that offers an easy round of golf and a good value.
Now that we understand the math (Don’t worry no quiz today), what does a slope of 69.0 mean for the white tees at your local golf course? It means that a scratch golfer should shoot a 69.0 at your golf course playing from the white tees. So what? So buttons. The lower the golf course rating compared to 72 to “easier” the golf course is.
Not all scorecards are created equal. It depends on the course manager and the level of players that define what the scorecard can tell you. There is information that can help set your expectations of your performance.