Summer time marks the busiest time for golf in most parts of the United States. The PGA of America and United States Golf Association promotes faster play with their TEE IT FORWARD program. TEE IT FORWARD is simply playing the tees that best fits your game. By using tees that is best suited for your game your round will move faster and be more enjoyable to play.
It’s really simple:
- Play the tees that best fit your game.
- Play faster.
- Have Fun!
Play Golf Sarasota supports TEE IT FORWARD to ensure golf moves at an enjoyable pace and is fun for everyone. The tee recommendations are based on the length of your drives and the length of the course. For example, if you hit your drives 250 yards, you should be playing on tees that range in distance from 6,200 – 6,400 yards. Use the chart below to determine which tees you should play.
|Guidelines for Selecting Tees|
|Driver Distance||Recommended 18 Hole Yardages|
|275||6,700 – 6,900|
|250||6,200 – 6,400|
|225||5,800 – 6,000|
|200||5,200 – 5,400|
|175||4,400 – 4,600|
|150||3,500 – 3,700|
|125||2,800 – 3,000|
|100||2,100 – 2,300|
We recommend you take the time during Florida’s summer golf season to determine which tees best fit your game. This ensures your ready for the next busy golf season in Florida. You’ll find golf more enjoyable when you TEE IT FORWARD.