Almost no one thinks they are slow players. According to the Pope of Slope, when GolfDigest.com asked players “How would you rate your own pace of play?”
- 57.8 % said they were fast
- 37.4% responded average, and a measly
- 4.8% admitted they were slow
When asked “How would you rate most golfers’ pace of play?” they got a similar but reversed response.
- 56.2% said slow
- 41.8% answered average
- 2.0% said fast
More than half of the respondents believed they were fast, and everyone else was slow.
This is just the beginning of our discussion on pace of play, but for the moment, I would ask, do you think you are a slow, average or fast player?A