Published: Sat, 25 Feb 2017 11:51:08 +0000
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZTiger Woods has two kids, the oldest of whom is his daughter Sam. Find out her birthday, plus her full name, and photos. And why is she named Sam?
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZTiger Woods has two adorable children, daughter Sam and son Charlie. See photos of them as babies, toddlers and kids, with their dad, mom and others.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZFind the dates for the 2017 Masters Tournament, plus the qualifying criteria and more info for one of golf's major championships.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZHow did Tiger Woods get his nickname of 'Tiger'? Does he have any other nicknames? Those questions are answers in this entry from the Tiger Woods FAQ.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZCheck out this photo gallery of Elin Nordegren pictures showing the wife of professional golfer Tiger Woods.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZHow far should you hit your golf clubs? This chart shows typical distances, along with tips for learning your yardages.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZThe history of golf includes multiple examples of major winners who one day were on top of the tour and the next - poof! - their games were gone.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZTiger Woods has two children, one of whom is son Charlie. Learn Charlie's full name, his birthday, plus find more photos of him here.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat is the role of shaft flex in a golf club and golf swing? Here's how a basic understanding of shaft flex can help improve your game and score.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat are the most popular golf tournament formats, and what are their rules? Here are 10 of the most common types of competition formats.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZLearn how to achieve a great golf setup position with this step-by-step guide to the stance that includes alignment, ball position, posture, balance and more.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat do golf scoring terms such as birdie and bogey, eagle and par, mean? How many strokes does it take for a golfer to make each of those scores?
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat happens when you use golf clubs with the wrong shaft flex? Here are some of the effects.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZHow do you know which golf club to hit from different distances if you are new to the game? Here are some ideas.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhich golfers have the most victories in the men's major championships? Here is the list in order, with first and last wins plus more facts and figures.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZBeginning golfers sometimes aren't sure which golf clubs do what, or why. Here, the About.com Golf Guides helps beginners understand irons, from the 3-iron to the pitching wedge.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZFind out when and where the 2017 US Open golf tournament is played, how to get tickets and how golfers earn places in the field.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat's best for your golf game - steel shafts or graphite shafts? This comparison looks at the pros and cons of each type of shaft.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZFrom X flex to L flex, what do those letters - plus, A, M, R and S - mean on golf shafts? This letter code indicates how stiff or soft a golf shaft plays.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZFind out how to play dozens and dozens of golf tournament formats, and check the definitions of various side bets and golf betting games.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWho are the best golfers of all-time? Here is a ranking of the Top 25 men in the history of golf.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZGolfer Ralph Guldahl won three major championships in the 1930s, but his career was short-lived - he walked away from golf not once but twice.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat are the names and ages of Tiger Woods' kids? How many children does Tiger have? Learn more about Tiger's tykes here.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZHere is a step-by-step guide to the correct way for golfers to take their grip of the club, starting with the lead (or top) hand.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZLooking for a golf demo days event in your area? You can search manufacturers' demo days schedules from this article by the About.com Golf Expert.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZIf you're a beginner, you might be unsure of some of the different ways to mark the golf scorecard. Here's a rundown of 10 of the most common methods for marking the scorecard.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat is swingweight in a golf club, and is it something every golfer needs to be concerned with? The About.com Golf Guide examines swingweight.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat are the most common match play formats in golf, and how are they played? This tip sheet covers the Top 5 ways to play matches.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZGet an overview of the USGA Handicap System and how golf handicaps help the game of golf.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZFind out who holds the most important PGA Tour records with this run through the tour recordbook.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZOh, you're hardcore: You want to know the math behind the golf handicap calculation. OK, you got it. Here's the handicap formula explained, with examples.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat are the most popular golf betting games and side bets? And how are they played? Here are 10 of most common gambling games, plus info on many more.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDon't have an official golf handicap but want to know what yours would be if you did? There are handicap calculators that give you an official index.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZThis Golf Rules FAQ answers frequently asked questions about both common and uncommon situations encountered when playing golf.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZThe torque measurement of a golf shaft is often imprinted on the shaft, and is sometimes a consideration in choosing a shaft. But what is torque, and how important is it?
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat are the details of the Tiger Woods divorce settlement with former wife Elin Nordegren? Facts are few, but this entry in the Woods FAQ provides some details.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDoes Tiger Woods have any brothers or sisters? Yes, he has three half-siblings (they have a different mother than Tiger), all much older than him.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZIf you struggle with chip shots in golf, learning the 6-8-10 Formula is a great tip for improving your chipping.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat do the seemingly random numbers that appear on the Handicap line of golf scorecards mean? Here's the answer.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZBeginning golfers sometimes aren't sure which golf clubs do what, or why. We to help beginners understand wedges, including sand wedges, gap wedges and lob wedges.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZSo you want tickets to The Masters golf tournament? You'll need a lot of luck and a lot of cash to get those Masters tickets.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZHere are the three most common types of golf grips, the best ways to hold the golf club during the swing.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZThe Golf for Beginners FAQ helps those interested in becoming golfers answer questions that are sure to come up.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZA scramble is a type of golf tournament that is commonly used for club tournaments, charity outings and so on. Here's an overview of how the format works.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZHow do you know which set of tees (which yardages) to play from on a golf course? Here's how to decide which teeing grounds to use.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZKultida (Tida) Punsawad was born in 1944 in Thailand. Her ancestry is a mix of Thai, Chinese and Dutch, and she was raised Buddhist.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZHave you ever enjoyed an Arnold Palmer drink? Find out how to make this tea-and-lemonade mocktail, and why it's named after the famous golfer.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWho are the greatest women golfers of all time? The About.com Golf Guide counts down the Top 50 Female Golfers of All-Time.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDo you know what a lie angle is on a golf club? Or why it matters? Lie angles that don't fit a golfer can cause problems with your shots, costing strokes.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZMOI, or moment of inertia, is a property of physics that golfers often hear about. Find out what it means and why golfers should pay attention.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat is the Chapman System in golf? It's a competition format for 2-person teams that's good for golfers of differing abilities. Here's how to play it.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat is slope rating in golf, how does it function and what is its purpose? This entry in the Handicaps FAQ answers those questions.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWatch dozens of golf instruction videos covering various lesson topics, all free and registration not required.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZFind out how to play the Greensomes golf format, which combines elements of a scramble with alternate shot. You'll also learn its multiple other names.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZCleaning your golf clubs is an important chore that needs to be performed every so often to help keep your clubs in good shape.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZFrancis Ouimet was a lifelong booster of amateur golf, but he's best-known for a legendary victory in the 1913 US Open that put American golf on the map.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZIf you are struggling getting your irons up in the air, these checkpoints will help you address the problem.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZCheck out Golf Rules in both short, plain-English form or the full, in-depth rules, plus rulings on confusing situations, and pose your questions to experts.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDoes adding lead tape to golf clubheads change the swingweight? Can it change your shot shape by moving the CG? One answer is yes, the other is no.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZThis article on PGA Tour qualifying outlines the only ways a golfer can earn a PGA Tour card to become a tour member.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWant to enter a US Open local qualifier, or know more about the qualifying process? Here's how it works, how to apply and the entry fees.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat factors should you consider before buying your first set of golf clubs? The About.com Golf Guide has some suggestions.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZYou're a beginning golfer who wants to buy a nice set of clubs from a major brand, but you're not sure how to choose between brands. Here are some suggestions for deciding.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDo you know how to play a Shamble golf tournament? Here's an explanation of the format plus various options for how to keep to score in this golf game.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhich golf clubs should you carry in your bag? That depends on your skill level. Here's a look.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZLooking for information on the Tiger Woods family tree? Find out more about Tiger Woods' family, including his parents and children.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZIs there a limit to how many golf clubs golfers can carry in their bags? Yes, the Rules of Golf do impose a limit. Here's what it is and why it exists.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWolf is the name of a betting game played by golfers within a group of four that has a good share of fun twists. Here's how the format is played.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat do the different colored stakes and lines on a golf course signify? Find out what red, yellow and white stakes or lines mean on a golf course.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZIs there a limit on how long a par-3 hole can be? What yardage makes a hole a par-5? Are there even rules about what lengths correspond to which pars?
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDoes the word golf stand for Gentlemen Only Ladies Forbidden? That's a popular myth, but it's not true. Find out the real origins of the word golf.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZThe Texas Scramble is a golf tournament format that has one key difference from a regular scramble. Read the explanation and learn how to play it.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWho has the most career wins on the PGA Tour? Here's a list of all players who have 15 or more career wins on the PGA Tour.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat is the center of gravity in golf clubs, and how does its position affect the flight of a struck golf ball? Read this FAQ for the answers.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZThe size of golf holes on putting greens is 4-and-a-quarter inches at every golf course in the world. But why? Here's how 4.25 became the standard size.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat is an A-wedge in golf? Given that this club has more commonly used names than any other, it shouldn't be that hard to identify.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZA collection of simple golf cart rules for the course, including some tips on good golf cart etiquette.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZIn the mood for a laugh? Browse through a collection of one-liners and other short funnies about the game of golf.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZHow tight should you hold the golf club? Using the correct grip pressure can help you hit better golf shots. Here is how tightly to hold the grip.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDo you know what a bogey is in golf? Here's an explanation of the scoring term, with examples of specific scores, plus origins and other uses.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZThe golf format named Scotch Foursomes combines parts of a scramble with alternate shot, and it goes by several different names. Here's how to play it.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat is offset in golf clubs, and why are some clubs designed with offset included? Read the explanation plus the two main benefits of this design feature.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZTaking care your golf clubs will help then function properly and last longer. Good things! And caring for your clubs is as easy as these 8 simple steps.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZMatch play is a very different game of golf from stroke play. How do the rules differ? Find out in this primer.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZBrush up on golf etiquette to help keep the game enjoyable.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZSometimes, during a round of golf, one golf ball will crash into another. What's the ruling when two balls collide? And what do the golfers do next?
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZBalance and rhythm, or tempo, are necessary for a great golf swing. Here is how you should be balanced in four key swing positions.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZFind out when and where the 2018 US Open golf tournament will be played, how to get tickets and how golfers earn places in the field.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZNot sure how to play a Florida Scramble golf tournament? It's a twist on the traditional scramble format. Here's how it works, plus handicap allowances.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat is a scratch golfer? There is an official definition as part of the handicap system, and there is also a general usage of the term. We explain both.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZCheck out the list of conforming and non-conforming drivers to see if your big stick is legal to use in a golf tournament.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZLook at the list of winners through the years, going back to 1860, of the British Open Golf Championship. Click on any year to view the scores for that tournament and read a championship summary.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDo you know what a birdie is in golf? Here's a closer look at the scoring term, with examples of how to make one, plus its other uses in golf.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZSystem 36 is the name of a one-round handicapping formula for golfers, sometimes used by tournaments for net scores. Here's how to calculate it.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZLearn more about Tiger Woods' yacht named Privacy, including its size and cost.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZAn unlikely winner, one who surprised a British golf titan, at the 1913 US Open tournament is credited with spurring the growth of golf in America.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZLearn more about golf sets, including which clubs they can include, how expensive they are, and some tips for beginners.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZWhat are Tiger Woods' endorsements - which companies have sponsorship deals with the golfer? Here's the current list plus some big ex-sponsors.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZRule 27 from the Official Rules of Golf covers what happens when you lose your golf ball or hit it out of bounds, plus playing provisional balls.
2017-02-25T11:51:08ZDo you know what a slice is in golf? Here's the definition of this type of shot, plus what causes slicing and how you can fix yours.