Did you know that Golf was invented in Scotland?

Word Count: 317 Summary: Golf was invented in Scotland, and dates back to at least the 17th century, possibly even earlier Keywords: golf, tee, caddy Article Body: Golf was invented in Scotland, and dates back to at least the 17th century, possibly even earlier – the name is believed to come from an Old German word, ‘gowf’, meaning a club or bat. The oldest golf course in the world is Musselburgh Links, but there are many vary old golf courses in Scotland, most famously St. Andrews. It is believed that the reason golf courses today have 18 holes is that St. Andrews only had room for nine, but the early golfers decided to play the course through twice each time. …