vs. Riding When Playing Golf
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Riding in golf
carts is the preferred and number one manner of transportation for
golfers nowadays. But quite a few golfers and doctors alike stress
that walking as you are playing a game of golf has a lot of benefits.
What are these advantages and will they ever be sufficient to affect
the preference for Traveling in a cart for many golfers? Letís research
Walking on the
golf course can facilitate to get you physically fit, which is a
critical item to make in mind. Walking is one of the most elementary
types of physical exertion so it makes good sense to walk rather
than lease a golf cart. One study showed that playing a complete
round of golf while walking was equivalent to a 45-minute physical
fitness session. And you can get this exercise without strain. If
packing your golf clubs
would be too heavy an effort, you can utilise a hand cart to pull
your clubs with you.
From a pure
enjoyment viewpoint, walking will bring various benefits. It is
so much easier to savor the beauty of the golf course when you are
not hurrying quickly through on a golf cart. Walking also allows
you to concentrate even more on enjoying the round of golf and forgetting
the worries of job, family, school, etc for a while. For some reason,
I always seem to savor the chatter even more when we are walking
rather than Driving.
golfers will tell you that they play better golf when they walk.
Being relaxed is so very important to a good golf
swing. These golfers will let you know that they are able to
keep the rhythm of their swing smoother and slower, which decidedly
helps their shots. Walking also gives you time to forget about a
blown golf shot before your find your ball and have to prepare for
the next shot.
You can take
advantage of a number of good golf
tips when walking which is more difficult to do when Riding
in a golf cart. Number one, you can analyze your lie and the next
shot from multiple angles as you walk towards your ball. Second
you have more time to consider the pros and cons of the different
shots that you can try from your current position. Lastly, you also
have even more time to clear your head and concentrate on the following
shot, while blocking out everything else.
If even more
golfers walked, it would also reduce wear and tear on golf courses.
Care of the course is a big expense for public and private golf
courses. Golf carts are rough on the fairways, particularly since
Numbers of golfers won't pay attention to the conditions of the
course or to things such as 90 degree rules or holes designated
as cart path only.
becoming more aware of these rewards every day. But will they be
sufficient to significantly change the number of riders versus walkers?
It appears doubtful at this point, but each of us can do our part
by walking more and spreading the story on the advantages of walking
while enjoying a game of golf.
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