Golf Gentlemen's Game

Interesting facts 

The modern game of golf originated in Scotland in the 15th century.



The word "golf" comes from the Scottish word "golf" or "gouf," which means "club."


The first recorded game of golf was played in 1457 in the Scottish town of St. Andrews.


The first golf tournament held in the United States was the U.S. Open, which was played in 1895.


The first golf balls were made of wood, and the earliest golf clubs were fashioned by hand from a variety of materials including wood, iron, and brass.


The first televised golf tournament was the 1953 World Championship of Golf, which was broadcast by NBC.


The longest golf hole in the world is the 7th hole at the Sano Course at the Satsuki Golf Club in Japan, which measures a whopping 964 yards.


Golf is played professionally on the PGA Tour for men and the LPGA Tour for women.


Golf is also a popular recreational activity for people of all ages and skill levels, and can be played individually or in groups.