Association of selected physical fitness parameters with club head speed and carry distance in recreational golf players

Henriette Loock, Jeanne Grace, Stuart SEMPLE

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The purpose of this study was to determine the association between selected physical fitness parameters and club head speed (CHS) as well as carry distance (CD) in recreational golf players. The study population comprised 101 male recreational golf players (age: 38.23 +/- 16.55 y). Using the driver and iron, both CHS and CD were measured utilising Flightscope technology.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)769-777
Number of pages9
JournalInternational Journal of Sports Science and Coaching
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes


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