# Often asked: What Is Standard Length Golf Clubs?

Contents

- 1 What is the standard length of men’s golf irons?
- 2 What length should golf clubs be?
- 3 How long should my irons be for my height?
- 4 What is the standard length for a 5 iron golf club?
- 5 How far should you hit a 7 iron?
- 6 How far does Tiger Woods hit a 7 iron?
- 7 Is it worth getting fitted for golf clubs?
- 8 Should I shorten my golf clubs?
- 9 Is custom fitting golf clubs worth it?
- 10 How far does average golfer hit driver?
- 11 What happens if golf clubs are too short?
- 12 How long should your golf clubs be if you are 6 3?
- 13 How do I choose the right golf clubs?
- 14 Do tall golfers need longer clubs?

## What is the standard length of men’s golf irons?

Standard Length for Irons The standard length for a steel 1 iron for a man is 39.5 inches. This standard measurement increases 1/2 inch for each consecutive number iron.

## What length should golf clubs be?

Typically, the longest clubs in the set are the drivers which range between 43 and 45 inches in length. Fairway Woods measure between 40 and 43 inches whereas Irons measure between 34 to 40 inches, Pitching Wedge and Sand Wedge 34 to 36 inches.

## How long should my irons be for my height?

Height Recommendations for Irons Six feet, six inches and taller-add two inches to the standard length of the club. Six feet, five inches-add one and a half inches to the standard length of the club. Six feet, three inches to six feet, five inches-add one inch to the standard length of the club.

## What is the standard length for a 5 iron golf club?

With steel shafts, the standard length of a 5 iron golf club is 37.5 inches. With a graphite shaft, the standard length for men is 38 inches and for women, it stands at 37.25 inches.

## How far should you hit a 7 iron?

How to Know Which Golf Club to Use

Club | Men’s Average Distance | Women’s Average Distance |
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4- iron | 170 yards | 150 yards (consider a hybrid, instead) |

5- iron | 160 yards | 140 yards |

6- iron | 150 yards | 130 yards |

7 – iron | 140 yards | 120 yards |

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## How far does Tiger Woods hit a 7 iron?

Tiger Woods Can Hit A 7 Iron A Long Way, But How Far Can He Hit It? Ans: Tiger drives his driver an average of 285 yards with carrying. His long irons (two to four iron ) cover a distance of 250 to 200 yards. The distance of his middle irons (5, 6, 7 ) is 208 to 172 yards.

## Is it worth getting fitted for golf clubs?

And the answer is absolutely yes, it’s worth getting fit for clubs you already have. Especially if you’re 5-foot-5, since a stock set of clubs isn’t likely to have the proper lie angle for you. If that sounds like you, clubs that once were fitted to you might not be now.

## Should I shorten my golf clubs?

A shorter club technically should improve control and accuracy. A longer club technically should increase distance. A club that is properly fitted in terms of the length of the shaft will maximize accuracy and distance.

## Is custom fitting golf clubs worth it?

Many amateur golfers of varying skill levels stunt the improvement of their games by believing they’re “not good enough” to get a club fitting. They say that once their golf game starts to improve they’ll invest in a professional fitting, but it’s not worth it yet.

## How far does average golfer hit driver?

Here’s an interesting fact: While PGA Tour pros hit their drives anywhere from 280 yards to 320 yards on average, and LPGA Tour pros hit their drives from 230 to 270 yards on average, most recreational golfers, according to Golf Digest, average somewhere around 195-205 yards with their drivers.

## What happens if golf clubs are too short?

If the club is too long, the player’s posture will be more upright. If it’s too short, the player’s posture will be more bent over. If the club is too long, the player’s swing path will be out-to-in. If the club is too short, the player’s swing path will be in-to-out.

## How long should your golf clubs be if you are 6 3?

Irons

Height | Wrist to Floor | Standard Length |
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6’0″ to 6’3 “ | 34.00″ to 39.00″ | 38.5″ 5 iron |

6’2″ to 6’5″ | 35.25″ to 40.25″ | 39.0″ 5 iron |

6’4″ to 6’7″ | 36.50″ to 41.25″ | 39.5″ 5 iron |

6’6″ to 6’9″ | 38.00″ to 42.00″ | 40.0″ 5 iron |

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## How do I choose the right golf clubs?

For your first golf clubs, we recommend buying a beginner set of clubs that include a driver and 3-wood, odd-numbered irons (3, 5, 7, 9) and a putter. Apart from the basic decisions between men’s and women’s clubs and right or left-handed clubs, you might have a choice between steel and graphite shaft clubs.

## Do tall golfers need longer clubs?

It doesn’t matter how tall you are if you have a deeper crouch in your swing because your wrists will then be closer to the ground, which means you need slightly shorter clubs. Arm length and wrist to floor length are what truly determines how long the shaft of your golf clubs should be.