So You Want To Play Golf\u000ANo doubt, the right equipment always helps, but it\u0027s not as if you\u0027ll need to empty your savings account to get started. Here we help with finding the equipment that will allow you to develop your imperfect skills with minimal expense.\u000AThe hardest part about golf can be getting started. Where do you go for a lesson? What do you do on the driving range? How do you practice your short game? We offer some guidance on learning to play.\u000AThere are parts of golf that will elude you your entire life, but certain fundamentals are essential. From driving to chipping, you need some basic tips to help you build your foundation.\u000ASo now that you\u0027ve got some clubs and you\u0027ve learned the basics of the golf swing, you\u0027re thinking about testing yourself on an actual golf course. Here\u0027s how to make your first experiences on the course positive ones.\u000ACongratulations! You\u0027ve been invited out for a round of golf by a friend or a family member or (gulp) maybe even your boss. You\u0027re excited, but you\u0027re also petrified you might embarrass yourself because you\u0027re not quite sure of the protocol either on or off the course. All you need is some basic lessons in golf etiquette and you\u0027ll be good to go.\u000ADon\u0027t worry. Most golfers, including those guys who turned their noses up at playing with a newcomer like you, have very little knowledge of how to play the game correctly. Just remember these key points and you\u0027ll do fine for now.\u000AIf you want to play well, and play this game for the rest of your life, you have to exercise and pay specific attention to the muscles that will allow you to do it. Start with these areas and you\u0027ll be in great \u0022golf shape\u0022 in no time.\u000ALearning how to play may be the most important part of becoming a golfer, but not to be overlooked is knowing what to wear. We provide five pointers to make sure you\u0027re outfitted right for the course.\u000APlay this game long enough and you\u0027re going to end up in something other than a casual round with your buddies. It might be a charity outing. It might be a member-guest. Regardless, it\u0027s a whole new world when your score can actually matter. Here\u0027s what you need to know.