Friday, January 22, 2010

Did you know-Facts on Golf

THE HIGHEST GOLF COURSE in the world is the tustu Golf Club in Morococha, Peru, which is 14,335 feet above sea level at its lowest point.

THE LONGEST HOLE in the world is the 7th (par7) of the Sano Course at the Satsuki Golf Club in Japan. it is measures 9090yards.

PROBABLY THE LARGEST GREEN in the world is that of the par 6 695 yard 5th hole at the International Gulf Club in Massachusetts, with an area in excess of 28,000 square feet.

THE WORLD’S LARGEST BUNKER is Hell’s Half Acre on the 585 yard 7th hole of the Pine Valley Course in New Jersey.

THE WORLD’S LONGEST COURSE is the par 7 78,325 yard International Glof Club in Massaschusetts, from the tiger tees.

A RECORD 321,799 COMPETITORS- 206,820 men and 114,959 women - played the 1984 Volkswagen Grind Prix Open Amateur Chamionship in the UK.


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