# Is a 200 yard drive good?

## Is a 200 yard drive good?

Is a 200 yard drive good? A 200-yard golf drive is a good distance for an amateur golf player. For a male golfer, a long drive would be between 280-300 yards. But practically, very few golfers reach that number.

Why can I only drive the ball 200 yards?

Because you have what the majority of other golfers have- average swing speed and lack consistency in hitting the “sweet spot”. Contrary to popular belief, the average golfer doesn’t drive it 250+ yards. Or even 230 yards, if they don’t want to appear to be bragging. 200 is about the average.

### What golf club should I use to hit 200 yards?

How to Know Which Golf Club to Use

Club Men’s Average Distance Women’s Average Distance
Driver 230 yards 200 yards
3-wood 210 yards 180 yards
2-iron 190 yards Not recommended; 4-wood or hybrid = 170 yards
3-iron 180 yards Not recommended; 5-wood or hybrid = 160 yards

Can a golfer hit a driver more than 200 yards?

Reasons a golfer cant hit a driver more than 200 yards. Premise to this question was brought up during a round I played with a golfing buddy of mine. He has the sweetest looking practice swing but his actual swing is a bit longer and has the dreaded Charles Barkley hiccup in it.

## What’s the average distance of a golf drive?

Average Golf Drive Distance The average distances an amateur golfer drives a ball is 200 yards. A pro golfer on the PGA tour hits the ball further, with an average distance of 270 yards off the tee. It’s no surprise that golfers can be a very competitive bunch of people.

What should my clubspeed be to drive a 300 yard golf ball?

If you want to ACTUALLY (for real!) drive the ball 300 yards (in neutral) conditions you must have a clubspeed of at least 108mph! #andrewricegolf But simply swinging the club 108 mph isn’t enough in itself, Rice is quick to note.

### How many yards does it take to be a good golf player?

As much as I’d like to give a clear cut answer, the answer truly depends on the individual. You should hit your golf clubs within 20 yards of the average for that particular club type. This means you should hit a driver at least 200 yards to be considered a good golf player.

05/10/2020