10 Best Kids' Golf Clubs For Fun Pitching And Putting

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Golf is a great game for kids to play, although it does take practice.

It's a great way for children to get outside, develop hand-eye co-ordination and ultimately have fun. It may look slow, but actually being out on the golf course promotes physical activity and is much better for kids than being glued to a tablet or television (although they certainly have their place, of course!).

So whether you're looking for your child's first proper set, more advanced clubs or just a golf toy game to see if they like it, we've listed the best junior golf clubs around.

Kidadl's Top Pick

All our kids' golf clubs are sure to help get your child pitching and putting to a tee, but if you're looking for a great all-round set of golf clubs for kids, then this mid-range set from Wilson is the best junior club set around.

1. US Kids Golf 4 Club Stand Bag Golf Set

US Kids 4 Club Stand Bag Golf Set.
Image © US Kids

Parents love US Kids' range of golf clubs and sets because they focus on junior sizes. This golf club set is suitable for around age five, though they have other sizes in the range. The products are well made, and this set includes the basic junior golf clubs required for a proper game. If you have a child just starting out, then you can't go far wrong with this reasonably priced set.

Main Features

  • Price: £139.95
  • Age: 4 - 6 years
  • Includes fairway driver, 7-iron, pitching wedge, putter and stand bag

Best For Families On A Budget

2. Inesis First Club

Inesis First Club.
Image © Inesis

This kids' golf club is amazing value. It can be used from when your child is two years old right up until they hit their teens, because the length is adjustable. It's a good halfway house between a toy club and 'proper' junior golf club, so it's perfect for trying out golf in the garden or even on the beach, just use foam balls to avoid any painful accidents!

Main Features

  • Price: £12.99
  • Age: Between 2 - 13 years
  • Large clubhead with marking

Best For Under 5s

3. Slazenger Ikon Golf Set Junior

Slazenger Ikon Golf Set Junior.
Image © Slazenger

Once you've established that your child has a love of the game, it's time to get them a proper junior golf set. Both the wood and the irons have graphite shafts, and the putter has an alignment marker to increase precision. Kids love the professional looking stand bag for these clubs, too.

Main Features

  • Price: £64.99
  • Age: 3 - 5 years
  • Includes fairway wood, 7- and 9-irons, putter and stand bag

Best For Under 7s

4. Inesis Junior Golf Kit

Inesis Junior Golf Kit.
Image © Inesis

This is a great set of children's golf clubs. They're lightweight so are easy to handle, and the clubs have a wider head for better control. There are also markings on the grips so your child can ensure they have the correct hand placement for every swing.

Main Features

  • Price: £64.99
  • Age: 5 - 7 years
  • Three lightweight clubs

Best For Under 11s

5. Wilson Deep Red Junior 8-11 Package Set

Wilson Deep Red Junior 8-11 Package Set.
Image © Wilson

Once your child gets a bit older, they probably want to get a bit more serious. These junior golf clubs have large sweet spots so junior golfers can gain confidence, while the lightweight graphite shafts encourage better performance. With six golf clubs included (driver, hybrid, long-iron, mid-iron, wedge and putter), this golf set for kids is excellent value.

Main Features

  • Price: £149
  • Age: 8 - 11 years
  • Includes six clubs

Best For Tweens

6. Wilson Junior Golf Club Set

Wilson Junior Golf Club Set.
Image © Wilson

Wilson comes up trumps again with this set of junior golf clubs. This golf club set includes a driver, hybrid, long-iron, short-iron, wedge and putter. Parents have found the grips and sturdy yet lightweight clubs are of excellent quality. The carry bag, which includes enough storage for accessories like balls, tees, gloves and towels, also get the thumbs up.

Main Features

  • Price: £149.99
  • Age: 11 - 14 years
  • Includes six clubs

Best For Advanced Junior Golfers

7. Ping Prodi G Junior Golf Package Set

Ping Prodi G Junior Golf Package Set.
Image © Ping

If your child has mastered the strokes and has a competitive mindset, then it's time to get the big guns out. We think this is the best junior golf set around for advanced players, it includes a powerful set of key clubs that are forgiving yet accurate, and the bag is lightweight enough for them to carry around easily without affecting their game. It's a lot of money to fork out, but it does include a one-time service to have these junior golf clubs re-shafted or lengthened, re-weighted and re-gripped to optimise performance as they grow.

Main Features

  • Price: £949
  • Age: 7 - 13 years
  • Includes 10 clubs, one putter and bag

Best Toy Golf Set

8. Plan Toys Mini Golf Full Set

Plan Toys Mini Golf Full Set.
Image © Plan Toys

For a bit of golfing fun in the home and garden, you can't go far wrong with this mini golf club set. We love that the equipment is wood rather than plastic, and the set even includes a handy bag for the club and balls. The balls are rather heavy though, so it might be safer to play outside.

Main Features

  • Price: £34.77
  • Age:  3+
  • Includes two wooden clubs, two wooden balls, three tracks and one hole

Best Plastic Golf Set

9. Littlefun Kid Golf Cart Set

Littlefun colourful plastic golf cart set.
Image © Littlefun

For young children to simply get an eye for the ball and experiment, toy golf sets are a great idea. This is perfect for either pretend play or for your child to try out a junior golf club for the first time. Kids love trying to get the balls in the holes with one of the three types of club included, and they'll even like just moving the wheeled cart around.

Main Features

  • Price: £26.99
  • Age: 3+
  • Includes three clubs, three balls, two target holes and one cart

Best First Putter

10. US Kids Junior 1st Club Steel Shaft Putter

Little girl using US Kids Junior 1st Club Steel Shaft Putter.
Image © US Kids

Putting is a great way to get your toddler or pre-schooler started with golf, as it builds up their control. It's better quality than the toy golf clubs for children, so it's a great first step towards your child playing properly. We also love that it comes in a special gift box, so you and your child can enjoy the putter for years to come as a keepsake.

Main Features

  • Price: £27.75
  • Age: Suitable for toddlers under supervision
  • Available in pink or blue

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