To find the right size clubs for your body , use recent height measurement to determine the proper angle for your clubs . It usually helps to have another person measure , so you get the most accurate measurements possible. Measure your basic height from the top of your head to the bottom of your feet.
Question: How Long Is A 7 Iron?
|Men’s Standard Length|
Help determine proper club length for irons (Static Measurement)
|Height||Wrist to Floor Measurement||Recommended Club Length|
|6″4″ – 6’6″||40″ – 41″||+1″|
|6’2 ” – 6’4″||38.5″ – 40″||+.5″|
|6’1″ – 6’2 “||37″ – 38.5″||+.25″|
|5’7″ – 6’1″||34″ – 37″||Standard|
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.
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 .
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.
Though you may not think it is a good idea to get golf clubs fitted as a new golfer or for someone you know who is taking an interest in the sport, it can be highly beneficial if you know you or the person you know are going to stick with the sport, no matter if you’re playing at a competitive or recreational level.
Even though the Rules of Golf for competition allow the club shaft length of up to 48 inches, Golf Monthly notes that the average driver length used on the tour is ‘only’ 44.5 inches, while the average driver length in golf shops is about 45.5 inches.
|Height||Wrist to Floor||Suggested Driver|
|5’4″ to 5’6″||30.75″ to 35.25″||43.0″|
|5’6″ to 5’7 “||32.00″ to 37.00″||43.5″|
|5’7 ” to 5’9″||34.00″ to 39.00″||44.0″|
|5’8″ to 5’11”||35.25″ to 40.25″||44.5″|
If you are shorter than the beginning height on the club measurement guide, then you will need to purchase “Ladies Junior” or ” Petite ” golf clubs . Ladies’ standard-sized golf clubs run approximately 1-inch shorter than men’s clubs .
Physically, we reach maximum speed when our arms are “straight.” If a club is too long , prohibiting our arms from straightening out, then we will very likely decelerate into impact and the clubface cannot square itself up. Longer length does not mean farther distance!