How many inches is the diameter of a golf hole?

Answer The diameter of a golf hole must be 4-1/4 inches. The standard was set at the St. Andrews golf course in Scotland, when a a pipe of that diameter was used to reinforce a hole. Holes also must be 4 ... Read More »

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How to Use a "Shortcut" to the Hole on the Third Hole of Wii Sports Golf?

Are you tired of finally chipping or putting the golf ball into the hole after 4, 5, or more shots? Do you want to find a shortcut? With this, it's possible to make it in only 2 shots. (Reminder: O... Read More »

What is the term used in golf for a score of one over the par for the golf hole?

The golf term for one over par (par being the average number of strokes for a hole or a course) is a bogey--e.g. a score of 4 on a par 3 hole. Even worse, a double bogey is a score of 2 over par f... Read More »

How big is a golf hole?

A golf course hole is 4-1/4 inches in diameter, which was the size of the first hole-cutting tool developed in 1829. In 1893, the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews in Scotland, which gover... Read More »

Where was the first hole in golf?

The first reference to a golf hole places the hole in the city of Aberdeen, Scotland. The Scottish Golf History website reports records from 1625 refer to a golf hole as a landmark used during mili... Read More »