GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Average Golfer Drive Distance

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"The average drive distance for golfers who have a handicap of 5-10 is 214 yards."

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"Golfers who have a handicap of 11-15 have an average drive distance of 197 yards."

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"The average distance for a golf drive among golfers with a 16-20 handicap is 183 yards."

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"The average driving distance for a golfer with a handicap of 21-28 is 177 yards."

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"Male golfers aged 20-30 have an average drive distance of 239 yards."

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"Male golfers aged 50-60 have an average drive distance of 220 yards."

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"Golfers over the age of 70 typically have an average drive distance of 196 yards."

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"Female golfers aged between 20-30 have an average drive distance of 200 yards."

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"Female golfers in their 50s drive on average 171 yards."

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"Female golfers over 70 have an average drive distance of 146 yards."

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"Junior golfers under age 5 typically have a drive distance of under 70 yards."

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"Junior golfers aged 5-10 average a drive distance of 125 yards."

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"The amateur golfer reaches maximum driving distance around 20-30 years old."

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"In general, the average drive distance among low-handicap players in the U.S. dropped from about 250 yards to about 220 yards in the last decade."

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"The average driver carry distance amongst the top 0% of amateur golfers is 239 yards."

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"The average driving distance for a mid-handicap golfer (handicap 11-20) is typically around 180 to 210 yards."

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"The highest percentage of golfers (24.3%) drives the ball on average between 200-225 yards in the US."

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Statistic 18

"According to the USGA, the average golfer swings their driver at around 93 mph, resulting in a carry distance of around 200-220 yards."

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