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How to Choose a Golf Bag

Ensuring you have the right bag for all your on-course needs can make your round more enjoyable.




Bag Type

Weight

The weight of your bag is more important if you frequently walk and carry or push/pull your golf bag. Choose the lightest bag that still has all of the storage options you need.


On-Course Storage

Whether you prefer a stand or staff bag, make sure you have storage capacity for everything you might need on the course. Do you need pockets for rainwear? How about a camera or your wallet? Choose the type of bag with the storage capacity to meet all of your needs.




Frequently Asked Questions: Golf Bags

Q: What are some of the key features I should consider when looking for a golf bag?
A: Stand bags and cart bags offer the widest variety of options and features. Here are suggestions for narrowing down your choices:


Q: What's the difference between a cart and staff bag
A: Cart bags are smaller, lighter and less expensive than staff bags. Cart bags still offer lots of room to carry extra equipment without all the bulk and weight of a staff bag. Cart bags are specifically designed to be used on a pull or push cart or riding cart. They are typically designed to allow maximum access to pockets and clubs.




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