1.125K Golf balls are hit into the water at the 17th hole of the Stadium Course at Sawgrass each year.

2.The French word “Cadet” (cad-DAY) means “youngest child” and is where the word “Caddy” comes from.

3.Doug Ford entered a contest and predicted his own 1957 victory as well as his winning score of 282.

4.A golf ball will travel further on hot days, because the air is less dense, so it takes less velocity to travel.

5.Golf balls used to be made from leather and chicken or goose feathers. One ball would cost $10-20.