Why you Should Consider Taking up Golf this Summer
Golf has existed for around 500 years. It was invented in Scotland, and from there, spread all over the world. Whether you're looking to get into a serious competitive sport, or simply have a relaxing time with friends, golf is the sport for you.
Golf is Great for your Physical Health
Golf is a sure-fire way to get you outside and exercising. If you're walking the course, depending on it’s length, you could end up walking 3 to 4 miles! Even those who opt for golf carts still benefit from the walks between rides. Golf is quite low-intensity exercise so it is easier on the joints as well.
Golf is Great for your Mental Health
Golf does not require you to be in peak physical fitness to play well. However, it does require that you're able to concentrate. While playing golf, you will learn to remain calm and focused, a skill you can carry through into your life. Golf will help your problem-solving skill and lower your stress levels.
Benefits of Nature
One great element of Golf is that you get to play in a natural area, as opposed to most games based in courts, for example. This means you not only benefit from the stress relief of the game, but you benefit from spending time in the natural world, which is improve to improve your mental health.
Great for your Social Life
Golf is a great way to make new friends and consolidate old friendships. Simply looking for advice or giving advice for golf provides the perfect way to get talking to other golfers and make new friends. Additionally you will spend around 2-3 hours together while playing, undoubtedly during which you will converse with each other, becoming closer to your friends or family.
Golf is Accessible
Golf is a relatively easy sport to get into. Clubs always have people willing to teach and give advice, you can always borrow gear if you're not sure about buying your own. You don't need to be particularly fit to get into golf, and the techniques can be hard to master but they're fairly easy to learn.
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