Do You Wear a Watch While You Play?

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Doesn't have to be a smart watch for distances or anything, just curious how many people can or do wear a watch while they play?
 

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I play with my Fitbit


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I can’t so the watch is off before I exit the vehicle. If I put it in my bag I forget about it and end up frantically looking for it.
 

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I always wear a watch when I play but then again I always wear a watch so for me It’s weirder not to wear one.

I have to turn My Apple Watch around so the knob doesn’t get bumped by taking my glove on and off and do one of those SOS calls
 
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Yes, get my gps distances from a watch
 

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I always wear a watch. Either a Garmin or a Timex Ironman.
 

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Apple watch. I’m OK playing with it but take it off for range grinding.
 

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I wear my Apple Watch pretty much everywhere including while golfing even if I’m not using the gps on it.
 

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I used to always wear a watch, but no wedding ring while playing Golf.

But now, I wear the ring and no watch.
 

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Nope
 

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Apple watch is always on me unless I'm sleeping. I do use golf apps when playing. Helps to know distances and the apps suggestions of which club to use as I learn how to dial them all of my clubs in.
 

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Very timely, I just posted my experience with using a smartwatch and the available apps. I just started using my Samsung Galaxy smartwatch and really like the simplicity of it. My golfing partner was constantly asking what the distance to the pin was. I found it very accurate and will continue to use it as my regular watch and on the golf course.
Before the smartwatch, I did wear a watch while golfing. Feel naked without a watch on.
 

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No. I haven't worn a watch at all since retiring over 1.5 years ago.
 

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If I wear my watch while swinging it rubs a raw spot on the underside of my right forearm basically midway about 1/3 of the way from my wrist to my elbow. I guess my release runs that part of my across the clasp of my watch on my left wrist. For this reason I take it off, otherwise I would wear it.
 

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I wear an Apple Watch while playing and use the Grint app to track score.
 

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I wear my Apple Watch. I think I'm backwards though since I'm a lefty but I wear my watch on my left wrist. It doesn't seem to bother my swing at all.
 

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I always wear a watch when I play but then again I always wear a watch so for me It’s weirder not to wear one.
... I am the exact opposite. I have never worn a watch in my life so it would certainly be weird to wear one playing golf.
 

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Garmin Approach S60 normally, Apple Watch occasionally when I don’t care about score/stats with the Garmin.


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Wear the galaxy watch all rounds for shot tracking and yardage.
 

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Yes I wear my GPS watch.
 

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I always have a watch on. Rarely used for golf related things.
 

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Apple watch or a GPS watch. I wear it really tight so it doesn't move but it doesn't bother me one bit.
 

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I play most of my rounds with my Apple watch on. I don't necessarily use it for anything other than to see messages throughout the round. It's never really bothered me.
 

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