Quick Answer: How Far Should A Beginner Hit A Golf Ball?

110 to 160 yards

How far can a beginner hit a golf ball?

A driver can be used to hit a ball about 150 yards for a beginner, 220 yards for an average player, and over 300 yards for a professional.

How far should I hit my irons?

Distances between golfer’s will vary greatly. One golfer’s 8-iron distance could be another golfer’s 6-iron distance and so forth.

Golf Club Distances – A Beginner’s Guide.

Club Men Women
5-iron 140-160-180 80-110-140
6-iron 130-150-170 70-100-130
7-iron 120-140-160 65-90-120
8-iron 110-130-150 60-80-110

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How far should a beginner hit a 7 iron?

When observing intermediate golfers hit a 7 iron, the ball usually travels 135 yards (men) and 75 yards (women). As you can compare, intermediate golfers have a faster clubhead speed than beginners which gives them more distance.

How far does the average golfer hit a 9 iron?

A 9 iron will be able to hit a 80 to 90 yards for a beginner, 125-135 yards in case of an average player and 145 yards for a professional.