What percentage of golfers shoot under 100? According to the National Golf Foundation, the average golf score remains where it has been for decades: 100.
Average driving distance by age and handicap. Are you long or short for your age or handicap? Take a look at the average driving distances for amateur golfers.
Average Golfer Scoring Statistics. Dr. L. J. Riccio, PhD did an analysis of" average golfers. " Although much is known about the statistical profile of professional golfers, little has been published on the play of other golfers. Riccio's 1990 paper used data from over 100 golfers ranging in ability from Jack Nicklaus to a 35 handicapper.