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For this Armature its about 90 yards

A competitive good scratch Golfer will be in the low 220s

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What is the average handicap of an amateur golfer?

around 36

How do you become an amateur golfer?

If you play golf, you will be classed as an amateur golfer. Unless you turn professional you will be an amateur golfer.

What is the average club head speed of a normal golfer?

The average club head speed of an amateur golfer is anywhere from 95-100 mph.

Can a amateur golfer have a caddy who is a pro golfer?

Of course! if he wants to do it, he can, no matter if he's a pro or not.

How much can an amateur golfer can win?

Under the rules of golf and amateur status of the R and A, the maximum an amateur can win is £250. Under the rules of golf and amateur status of the USGA the maximum an amateur can win is $500. If an amateur accepts a prize of greater than this they forfeit their amateur status, and are therefore by definition a professional golfer.

Amateur golf status?

Amateur status is defined by the USGA and R and A as simply not a professional golfer. The maximum amount of money an amateur can win is £250 / $500. If an amateur accepts a prize of greater than this they are deemed to have broken the rules of amateur status and therefore become a professional golfer.

What amateur golfer has the most holes in one?

Bobby Jones

Has a amateur golfer ever won a major championship?


Can a pro golfer play amateur events?

Only if he resigns from PGA and after 2 years he is considered to be an amateur

What is a pro golfer?

A professional Golfer is a very good golfer that does not follow the USGA and R&A Rules of Amateur Status. Basically, that is a golfer that accepts prize money at tournaments(ie Tiger Woods).

How tall is amateur golfer chris wood?

6 Ft 5 Inches

Which golfer won three US Amateur Tournaments in a row?

Tiger Woods

What is the average swing speed of a lady golfer?

Around 55-75 mph. However, a lady professional or good amateur would be 80-95 mph.

Who is Haley Stephens?

Haley Stephens is a amateur golfer who currently attends the University of Texas.

What is the average handicap of a beginner woman golfer?

The maximum allowed handicap for a lady golfer is 36, so a beginner would be around this. Most lady golfers play off 20 or so. However this does not reflect good amateur and professionals.

Does an amateur golfer collect money if he wins it at the PGA Masters?

An amateur can only win $500 or £250, anything over this they aren't allowed to collect it.

How far can a golfer hit a ball?

Pros average around 300 yards Amateurs average around 230 yards Long drive champions can drive well over 400 yards.

Will the highest placed pro golfer receive the title of a tournament won by an amateur?

If the competition is an open the champion would be the winning score amateur or pro. However some competitions have pros as the winner and runners up and an amateur as the winning amateur.

Does an amateur golfer win prize money E.g. The amateur that came joint fifth at the british open?

Doesn't get a bean. Amateurs do not get any prize money.

What is considered amateur status on golfs nationwide tour?

Amateur status is where a Golfer is not a professional Golfer. On the nationwide tour it would be considered as the player can win the event and trophy and the exemptions that go with it but they cannot take the prize money, as this is against the rules of amateur status. As the Nationwide tour is a professional tour there are no amateur members but some amateurs get asked to play the events in sponsors exemptions.

Which Amateurs have won The Masters at Augusta National?

No Amateur Golfer has ever won The Masters at Augusta National.

Can an amateur golfer leave a bunker to change a club and re enter without penalty?

Yes, of course they can.

Can a amiture golfer keep money if they when golf tOURNAMENT?

No they cannot. If they accept money they are no longer considered an amateur.

May a professional golfer compete for prizes within an amateur club?

No, a professional golfer is not allowed to compete. They may play, if allowed by the competition committee but may not enter the competition.

Under the Rules of Golf how much money may a player accept as a prize without changing his amateur status?

Under the rules of the USGA an amateur golfer must not accept a prize with a retail value of more than $750 dollars. Under the rules of the R&A an amateur golfer must not accept a prize with a retail value of more than £500.