Umwhile gowf clubs

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Airly gowf clubs wur aw made o wood. They wur haund-craftit, aften bi the players themselves, an haed nae staundard shape or form. As the sport o gowf developit, a staundard set o clubs began tae take shape, wi different clubs being fashioned tae perform different tasks an hit various types o shot. Later, as mair malleable iron becam widely uised for shorter range clubs, an even wider variety o clubs becam available.

Woods[eedit | eedit soorce]

They wur:

  • Play Club: Driver
  • Brassie: 2-Wood
  • Spoon: Higher-Lofted Wood
  • Baffing Spoon: Approach Wood

These wur made o wood an wur uised til being replacit bi the nummered seestem uised today.

Irons[eedit | eedit soorce]

They wur:

  • Cleek: 2 Iron
  • Mid Mashie: 3 Iron
  • Mashie Iron: 4 Iron
  • Mashie: 5 Iron
  • Spade Mashie: 6 Iron
  • Mashie Niblick: 7 Iron
  • Pitching Niblick: 8 Iron
  • Niblick: 9 Iron
  • Jigger: Very low lofted iron, shortened shaft

The Mashie Niblick wisna a wedge.

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