How Many Clubs Are in a Golf Set?

By Rowena Pedrena

A traditional golf set has 13 clubs: three woods, nine irons (including three wedges) and one putter. The USGA limits the number of clubs a player may carry in his or her bag to 14. A player may include an additional wedge or wood to a fill a gap in hitting distance.

About The Author

Rowena Pedrena is currently working with The First Tee Metropolitan New York as a program manager and instructor. She played division one women's golf at Mount Saint Mary's College in Maryland, and has over seven years instruction experience, teaching adults and childrens both individually and in group classes.

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