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A golf course consists of either 9 or 18 holes, each with a teeing ground that is set off by two markers showing the bounds of the legal ...

18 Hole Round - Scottish Golf History

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Many people have asked why golf courses have eighteen holes and this is now ... 18-hole round, though it would be hundred years before there were eighteen ...

Why Golf Courses Have 18 Holes - Cybergolf

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When golfers make a mistake, nobody is there to cover for them or back them up. ... Why do full-length golf courses have 18 holes, and not 20, 10 or an even ...

Why Do Golf Courses Have 18 Holes? | NBC Chicago

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May 6, 2010 ... Eighteen it was, and in 1857, a full 18 hole course was finally laid out for good. ... Downers Grove Golf Course is still there, still on the same site.

Las Vegas Golf Getaways – The Hole Truth: 3 of Golf's Greatest ...

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Jul 15, 2013 ... Here, we debunk three of the most wide-spread fables in golf history. ... The Myth: Golf courses have 18 holes because there are 18 shots in a ...

Why 18 Holes

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Learn how reconsidering golf's 18-hole principle can help struggling golf ... Today's round of golf is 18 holes because this is how many holes The Old Course in St. .... even how many holes there are, is a strong and compelling statement.

FAQs - British Golf Museum

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There is no specific date for when 18 holes became the standard number of holes on a course. In 1842, The Royal and Ancient Golf Club issued new rules for its ...

Hardest 18 Holes in Golf | Golf.com

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Josh Sens introduces 18 of the hardest holes in golf. .... There's only one fairway bunker on the entire course, but it's a doozy, and it was put even more in play ...

Best 18 golf holes | Golf.com

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There may be tougher finishing holes out there, but none as dramatic. Arcing to the ... 4. Augusta National Golf Club -- No. 13: Par 5, 510 yards -- Augusta, Ga.

18 Holes in golf? - Straight Dope Message Board

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So does the origin of the eighteen hole golf course owe itself to a Scot and a fifth of ... So whether there are 18 shots in a fifth is irrelevant.

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Why Golf Courses Have 18 Holes : snopes.com

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Jul 28, 2015 ... Rumor: Golf courses have 18 holes because 18 shots makes up a bottle of scotch . ... 18 holes. So there you have it — no drunken Scots at all.

Why Do Golf Courses Have 18 Holes? - About.com

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From the Golf History FAQ, the About Golf Guide answers the question,

Why is a round of golf 18 holes? - FunTrivia Homepage

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May 31, 2006 ... the reason why golf courses are 18 holes is partly at least an ... is that there wasn' t any standard until the The Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St.