A Case for the Six-Hole Round

“In the 21st century, the 18-hole round is impractical.”

The game of golf is rife with traditions, from the stuffy organizations running the game, to the 14-club limit, to par 3s, 4s, and 5s.

While traditions connect us with the history of golf, the game also has changed to keep up with the times.

That is, except for the 18-hole round.

The first recorded evidence of golf is from more than 540 years ago. James II of Scotland, in an act of Parliament da

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