Are there extra long golf clubs?
This is why many tall golf players get custom golf clubs. The table below looks at the shaft length and the wrist-to-floor measurement. Golfers between 6 feet and 6 feet 6 inches need long-shaft golf clubs, while golfers taller than 6 feet 8 inches require even longer clubs.
What are longer golf clubs called?
Wood golf clubs are long-range clubs used at the beginning of every hole when you tee off. For longer courses, use wood golf clubs in the second swing. Woods have large, circular club heads with a flat front where you strike the golf ball.
Does XL mean extra long in golf clubs?
With respect to drivers, XL again stands for “extra long,” and again refers to the distance the driver is supposed to achieve, rather than the club’s length — although the term may have a double meaning for a 48-inch driver, which is the longest allowed under the Rules of Golf.