HISTORY & WHO INVENTED<br /><ul><li>Golf was a great debate between the English & Scottish.</li></ul>ENGLAND: There’s a stained glass window in a cathedral of a man that resembles a golfer. This is what they claim to be their undeniable proof that golf was a sport they invented.<br />SCOTLAND: Believe that they came up with golf because contributed a lot and has rich history.<br />
TOURNAMENTS<br />Considered the most important in all events in golf!<br />MASTERS: Held in April and is the 1st major of the year & only major to be played at the same course every year.<br />US OPEN: Held in June<br />BRITISH OPEN: Held in July<br />PGA CHAMPIONSHIP: Held in August & is the most significant.<br />* The last three all rotate the courses when they’re played.<br />
<ul><li>Major tournaments like these attract more attention than any other event in golf.
The golfer’s career is often defined by the # of majors they won.</li></li></ul><li>EQUIPMENT<br /><ul><li>GOLF CLUBS (up to 14 per golfer)
GLOVE!</li></ul>(The main equipment needed)<br />
MAIN RULES<br /><ul><li>Basic objective of golf is to get the golf ball into the hole.
Score the least in completing the shots & you win.
ALWAYS PLAY FAIR. Golf is a sport that consists of etiquette & conscience.</li></li></ul><li>WHERE?<br />You’ll find golf almost everywhere! From the United States (we have the most golf courses), Asia, Europe, Canada, Scotland, Britain, and even the Dominican Republic.<br /> Scotland<br />Bangkok, Thailand.<br />
POPULAR ATHLETES<br />TIGER WOODS<br /><ul><li>One of the best golfers in history & won so many tournaments at a young age.
Sponsors Nike, Gillette, and more.</li></ul>PHIL MICKELSON<br /><ul><li>Long time rival with Woods