Cardiovascular disease is responsible for over 30% of worldwide deaths annually. With physical activity a known preventative and treatment tool, golf is considered a safe and effective tool in the fight against it!

  • Golf is known to improve many cardiovascular risk factors
  • Golf can be considered a suitable activity for cardiac & stroke rehabilitation patients
  • However heart attacks can happen on the golf course.  If you have chest pain, or a heart condition, check in with a doctor


The Relationships Between Golf and Health: A Scoping Review (Murray et al, 2016)

Murray AD, Daines L, Archibald D, et al, The relationships between golf and health: a scoping review
Br J Sports Med Published Online First: 03 October 2016. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2016-096625

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