How to Choose the Right Senior Golf Clubs

How to Choose the Right Senior Golf Clubs

When you are thinking about changing golf clubs to suit you better as you get a bit older, you want to look for golf clubs that will improve your distance as well. You may want to have an iron that is custom made, a hybrid club or a clone wood. Althoughclone clubs are slightly different from traditional clubs, many golfers find that these more suitable for their changing needs. Whether you need new irons, woods or drivers you can find some with just enough flex in the shaft that will help you gain more distance. There are many manufacturers of ‘senior-specific’ clubs such as Calloway, Wedgewood, Adams and Nike. You need to choose a golf club that has enough flex in the shaft, but not too much. It will depend on your ability to swing the club as the amount of flex you need. The flex is what allows the golf club to bend as you swing and connect with the ball.  A senior golf club has a little more flex in the shaft. Many golf course pro shops have golf clubs with different flex shaft ratings that you can try out on the driving range.  Before you buy a club, trying different shaft flexes helps you to find the one you need without mistakenly buying the wrong one. You can also find a shop that custom makes golf clubs for senior golfers and potentially have a set of clubs make especially to enhance your game. Whether you buy an expensive senior golf club or a discounted club will not matter as long as you buy the right club...

Golf tips for seniors – how to gain distance

In this great video, Manny Martinez of San Antonio Golf Club demonstrates the three pieces of advice provided by the PGA to help senior golfers hit the ball that bit further. Some simple tips can make a big difference. Of course, choosing the best golf clubs for seniors is important too – but more of that later. Check out these tips which are aimed at improving golf swing for...

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