The contribution of golf to daily physical activity recommendations: how many steps does it take to complete a round of golf?

@article{Kobriger2006TheCO,
  title={The contribution of golf to daily physical activity recommendations: how many steps does it take to complete a round of golf?},
  author={Samantha L Kobriger and J. Smith and J. Hollman and A. Smith},
  journal={Mayo Clinic proceedings},
  year={2006},
  volume={81 8},
  pages={
          1041-3
        }
}
To quantify the number of steps adults take during an 18-hole round of golf, we recruited 42 healthy volunteers (12 men and 30 women aged 30-80 years) with established United States Golf Association handicaps to complete an 18-hole round of golf on each of 3 municipal golf courses. Subjects walked each course while wearing a pedometer to record step data. Analysis revealed that each golfer took a mean +/- SD 11,948 +/- 1781 steps per 18-hole round of golf. Regardless of handicap level, sex, or… Expand
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