Synsets for "golf stroke"

Synset: golf_stroke.n.01

Synonyms: golf_stroke

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually) hitting it


Lemmas: golf_stroke golf_shot swing

Hypernym: stroke

Hyponym: approach downswing drive explosion hook putt sclaff shank slice teeoff



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Golf There are two basic forms of golf play, match play and stroke play. Stroke play is more popular.
Golf The golfer chooses a golf club, grip, and stroke appropriate to the distance:
Golf Illustrated Gold Vase The Golf Illustrated Gold Vase was a prestigious amateur golf tournament in England. It was a 36-hole scratch stroke play competition.
2008 NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championship The 2008 NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championship was a golf tournament contested from May 28 to May 31, 2008 at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex in West Lafayette, Indiana. It was the 70th NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championship, and was hosted by Purdue University. The team championship was won by the UCLA Bruins who captured their second national championship by one stroke over the USC Trojans in stroke play. The individual national championship was won by Kevin Chappell, also from UCLA.
Speed golf One stroke is scored equally to one minute, such shooting 90 on a golf course in 59 minutes and 30 seconds would result in an overall speed golf score of 149:30.
East Lake Golf Club The 2016 the tournament added a day of stroke play to the competition. The winners of the 2016 East Lake Cup were University of Illinois men's golf team and the Duke University women's golf team.
NCAA Division II Women's Golf Championships The NCAA Division II Women's Golf Championship, played in May, is the annual competition in women's collegiate golf for individuals and teams from universities in Division II. It is a stroke play team competition with an individual award as well.
Golf equipment Golf equipment encompasses the various items that are used to play the sport of golf. Types of equipment include the golf ball itself, implements designed for striking the golf ball, devices that aid in the process of playing a stroke, and items that in some way enrich the playing experience.
Canadian Amateur Championship The Canadian Amateur Championship, begun in 1895, is the men's amateur golf championship of Canada. It is staged annually by the Golf Canada. It was played at match play until 1968, went to stroke play beginning in 1969, and reverted to match play in 1995. It returned to stroke play in 2008.
Power Golf Played using primarily an overhead view of each hole, "Power Golf" features stroke and match play, and a competition mode that supports up to three players.
Brabazon Trophy The English Men's Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship for the Brabazon Trophy is the national amateur stroke play golf championship in England (although entry is open to overseas golfers). It has been played annually since 1947 and is organized by the English Golf Union.
UTour Golf UTour offered different game modes based on traditional golf rules. Players could compete under the Stroke Play, Match Play, or Stableford Plus rule sets.
Wiffle golf Players may use many different hitting methods in Wiffle golf. If a player misses the ball with his or her swing, the swing counts as a stroke.
Pocono Northeast Classic The Pocono Northeast Classic was a golf tournament on the LPGA Tour, played only in 1977. It was played at the Pocono Manor Golf Course in Pocono Manor, Pennsylvania. Debbie Austin won the tournament by one stroke over Sandra Post.
Sylvan Hills High School Individual golfers have been selected for All-Conference and All-State honors. Golf alumnus include Jon Poteet, the 1984 Arkansas State Golf Association (ASGA) Junior Player of the Year and winner of the ASGA Junior Stroke Championship.
Andrew Fulton (Party chairman) In 1967 he captained Glasgow University golf team to victory in the British Universities Championship at Royal Troon and won the individual stroke play medal himself. A former champion and Captain of Rothesay Golf Club (1966) he tied for the championship at Saigon Golf Club (1971) and won the club championship at Olgiata Golf Club in Rome (1974).
North British-Harrogate Tournament From 1950 to 1952 the tournament was played over 90 holes. In 1950 one round was played at Oakdale Golf Club. In 1951 one round was played at Pannal Golf Club. In 1952 one round was played at Harrogate Golf Club. In the stroke play stage of the 1954 event, one round was played at Pannal Golf Club.
Michael Hendry In April 2015, Hendry won for the first time on the Japan Golf Tour at the Token Homemate Cup with a one stroke victory.
Dominican Republic Open The event was originally hosted as a combined amateur stableford and professional stroke play competition by The Dominican Golf Federation in 2010 and 2011.
Cecil Denny (golfer) At the age of 46, Denny won the 1955 Spalding Tournament at Moor Park Golf Club by one stroke from Eric Lester, his first important win in Britain.