The longest hole in the world is the 7th hole (par-7) of the Satsuki GC, Sano, Japan, which measures 881 m (964 yd).
Meadow Farms Golf Course
image captionWestray, the home of the 738-yard hole , has a population of just under 600. A golf course on a small Scottish island claims to be the home of the longest hole in the UK .
The USGA guidelines are such that any hole 691 yards and longer from the back tees or 591 and longer from the ladies’ tees can be considered a par 6 . “You have to design it so it’s not something golfers dread,” said Bill Ward Jr., designer of Meadow Farm’s longest hole , as well as a couple of other par 6 holes .
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Supposedly, this is the name assigned to completing a hole having struck the ball five fewer times than par. In other words, this is what happens when you hole-out a Par 7 with two strokes or shoot a Hole-In-One on a Par Six.
55 Is the Lowest (Known) 18 – Hole Golf Score Ever Recorded. The lowest score ever recorded for a “regulation” 18 – hole round of golf (not an executive course, not a short course, minimum par of 70) is 55. He had 13 birdies and one eagle and used only 20 putts. The golf course where Blancas’ 55 was posted no longer exists
Trailing Wood by three strokes with just four holes remaining, Sarazen holed a 235-yard 4-wood shot on the 15th hole for a double eagle, the rarest shot in golf . It was known as ‘the shot heard ’round the world.
Tiger Woods ‘ Lowest Round Ever Has Woods ever shot 59 ? And Woods carded a 59 that day, 13-under par on the Isleworth course. He scored 32 on the front nine and 27 on the back nine. That is the only round of 59 in Tiger’s career.
Although no one in PGA Tour history has ever recorded an ace on a par – 5 , there have actually been five records of par – 5 holes-in-one . He made one on the 496-yard par – 5 at Teign Valley G.C. in Christow, England, but that wasn’t the impressive part. Lynch didn’t even use a driver for the ace.
A condor was scored without cutting over a dogleg by Mike Crean at Green Valley Ranch Golf Club in Denver, Colorado, in 2002, when he holed his drive at the 517 yard par-5 9th. This is longest hole in one on record, although it was of course aided by the altitude and thin air of ‘mile-high’ Denver.