Stats and Figures From Our Database
Stats - 8/10/10
Slate.com Challenging Golf Stats
Slate.com is running a series of golf articles all week called, "Moneygolf." They are long reads- but if you're not too busy- well worth your time.
Stats - 4/14/09
Learn what Scrambling Percentage is and what it can tell you about your game.
Stats - 2/6/09
Fairway Precentage By Hole
Here's a fun fact to chew on over the weekend. Across the universe of golf you're more likley to hit the first fairway than any other, by far!
Stats - 8/4/08
Top 25 Putters
Last week's Top 25 Driver article was well received so we decided to check out the putters. The results may surprise you.
Stats - 7/28/08
Top 25 Golf Drivers
Check out the Top 25 Drivers on oobgolf.com as decided by your stats, ratings and popularity. No paid rankings here- just the hard-cold usage stats.
Stats - 7/24/08
Fastest Round of Golf
The Guinness World Record for the Fastest Round of Golf was broken on Sunday.
Stats - 7/17/08
Course Yardage And Scoring
Have you ever looked at a scorecard and the total yardage of a course and tried to guess what you would shoot?
Stats - 7/15/08
Snyper's ace- and our poll today got us thinking about hole-in-one's on oobgolf.
Stats - 4/3/08
Handicaps By State
We decided to take a look at oobgolf user's handicap indexes by state. I'm not sure we can make any absolute conclusions about anything from that data except that it is interesting to look at. Oh- and that people from Rhode Island need to invite better golfers to the site... you're embarrassing yourselves.
Stats - 10/31/07
Male vs Female Short Game Stats
Earlier this year we posted an article that claims men have better short games than women. (ReadItHere) The beauty of oobgolf is that we have over 19000 rounds of data to see if this is true. Very interesting results after the jump.
Stats - 9/4/07
The Problem With Stats
I was listening to a radio interview with David Toms this afternoon and he talked about the importance of statistics and stat rankings to professional golfers. The problem with his statement is that with the exception of scoring average- stats rarely tell the whole story.
Stats - 4/19/07
Is putting really that important? Everybody always says so, but the numbers seem to be telling a different story. See the raw numbers and discuss your own theories after the jump.
Stats - 4/11/07
Stop 3-putting the 2nd Hole!
Based on the growing number of scores in oobgolf, you are 21% more likely to 3-putt hole #2 than hole #1. We have our theories and would love to see yours...
Wild Golf (3)
Rory vs. Rooney (1)