Immediately after the game of golf was invented, golfers started betting on it. Quickly a variety of games sprung up to make the game more interesting, challenging, lucrative, and fun.
To encourage fun, yet competitive game play during every round of golf. It is up to the players involved what they consider this to be, whether they choose to play for bragging rights or to gamble for actual money.
When gambling, wager an amount that is large enough to keep you competitive, yet small enough so that you enjoy your round, win or lose!
Absolutely! Games4Golf gives you the option to play how you want:
Many golfers share a love of poker and other strategy betting games, and we were looking for a game that borrows the wagering method of poker and marries it with the skill of golf. Since there was no easy way to keep track of this style of betting at the time, we developed our own!
The Poker4Golf application showed us how taking the math out of the equation allows players to concentrate on their game and have more fun. The next step is to expand this success to other golf games, side bets and tournament options.
The risk of losing your status arises if you play for prize money that is put up by someone who is not participating in the contest. If you are a competitive golfer with an Amateur status and wish to protect it, contact the USGA, RCGA, or your local governing body to ensure that you know any applicable restrictions.
It educates golfers on what types of games are being played abroad, and eliminates concerns like:
Games always show default values and options that are typical to that game, but players can customize their own variables if they choose. The goal is to encourage games to be played more often, and for golfers to increase the variety of games that they play.