Introducing golf neophytes to the intricacies of this genteel sport, A Simple Guide to Golf explains the specialized lingo of the game, what equipment to use, and the essential etiquette needed to play an enjoyable round. The guide also discusses the lofty world of professional golf and its major tournaments and provides entertaining information about specialized golf games and other ways to start having fun on the links.
Russ Jarvis started playing golf at age ten. It took him another 17 years to begin a serious writing life. Since then, he has published two novels, and his numerous articles have appeared in various magazines, journals, and newspapers. After 24 years in parish ministry, he now works in the field of professional healthcare chaplaincy. A Simple Guide to Golf is his first non-fiction book.