Golf Trivia and Answers

Golf is such a noble sport. Here at TQN we have prepared a small set of fun and educational questions quiz to get you to test your knowledge of the sport and its history. We truly hope it suits you to a tee ...

Challenge yourself with a Golf Trivia Quiz!

Easy

In the game of golf, which of the following is a tool is used to hit a golf ball?

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Answer: Golf Club
A golf club is a tool that golfers use in hitting a golf ball. It comprises of a weighty metal or wooden head, a slim shaft, and a grip.

VeryHard

Who was the first non-American to win the Masters Tournament?

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Answer: Gary Player
Gary Player was the first non-American golf player to ever win the Masters Tournament. He was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. He won his first Masters tournament in 1961 and went on to win two more in 1974 and 1978.

Medium

Bobby Locke was a popular golf player. Which nation did he come from?

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Answer: South Africa
Bobby Locke was a South African international golf player. He was born in Johannesburg. He won the 1949 British Open Championship, which made him the first South African golfer to win a major Championship in golf.

Medium

In a game of golf, a low hook short, which does not go very far, is known as?

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Answer: Duck Hook
Duck hook refers to the situation where a golfer hits a low hook shot, one that does not travel far.

Easy

What is the governing body for golf in the USA?

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Answer: USGA
Ever since 1894, the USGA (United State Golf Association) has been the governing body in charge of the game of golf in the USA.

Easy

Which male golfer was the winner of 2018 U.S. Open Champion?

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Answer: Brooks Koepka
In 2018 Brooks Koepka won the 2018 U.S. Open Championship at the Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in New York City. This was his first back-to-back victory in this competition, thus, putting him at par with Curtis Strange.

Easy

Bernhard Langer is a distinguished golfer. Which country was he born in?

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Answer: Germany
Bernhard is a successful golfer who hails from Germany. He was born in the year 1957. He had great success in the Masters Tournament in 1985 and 1993.

Easy

In Canada, what is the national governing body for golf?

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Answer: Golf Canada
Golf Canada, which was formerly known as the Royal Canadian Golf Association is the body in charge of golf in Canada. It was founded in June 1895 and it is located at Oakville, in Ontario.

Easy

Female golfer and career grand slam winner, Juli Inkster hails from which nation?

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Answer: USA
Inkster was born in the USA and has won several awards due to her exceptional performances in the game. Some of the awards won by Inkster include; ESPY Awards Best Female Golfer (2000) and LPGA William and Mousie Powell Award (2004).

VeryHard

When did Spanish golf legend Seve Ballesteros win his first Masters Tournament?

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Answer: 1980
Ballesteros tasted his first ever Masters Tournament victory in 1980 at the age of only 23 years. He became the youngest golfer at that time to achieve such success.



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