|Base number of strokes required to complete a golf hole.|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: de facto|
|Tools for this tag|
Number of strokes normally required by a 0 handicap golfer to complete a golf hole. It is mostly a factor of length of the hole, although terrain and obstacles may also factor in. Most golf courses have only par-3, -4, and -5 holes, though some courses include par-6 holes.
Most 18 hole championship golf courses will have a par totaling 72. Total par for a golf course can be tagged using golf:par=*