“A coward does not play Golf” -this is how the familiar phrase can now sound in a new way. And all because to play Golf on ice under force only to those who are not afraid of a scorching icy wind and a meeting with the main rivals – polar bears.
Golf on ice is a relatively young phenomenon. The first Amateur championship in this unique sport was held in 1984 in Minnesota. To date, the game has thousands of fans around the world.
Since 1997, ice Golf Championships have been held annually in Greenland, on the island of Umanak, 560 km from the Arctic circle. As the fields were Greenland fjords-large ice fields, which drilled 36 holes (stroke-play) with the expectation of 2 days of play. Is white the ice was marked hardy red paint. The main obstacles for players were icebergs and snowy hills. Continue reading
To make a decision in favor of a particular way of the game can only compare all the nuances inherent in each of them. However, let’s start with what unites Golf in the open and in artificial conditions:
* The basic principle is the same for both versions of Golf: “made a good shot-had fun.”
* Clubs and balls-usual
· The main rival one – box or simulator Continue reading