[Tagging] New entry to the wiki pages leisure soccer golf

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Mon Jul 15 02:28:35 UTC 2019

On 14/07/19 21:15, Paul Allen wrote:
> On Sun, 14 Jul 2019 at 09:35, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com 
> <mailto:61sundowner at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     Should this not be tagged leisure=pitch with sport=soccer_golf ???
>     Or are any sports related to golf to be tagged leisure=* only???
> Going by 
> https://www.worldfootballgolf.com/en/s2106/WFGA/c2243-What-is-Footballgolf
> it is far more similar to a golf course than to a soccer pitch.
> If you think it should be mapped as leisure=pitch + sport=soccer_golf 
> then you need
> to explain why we should not be using leisure=pitch + sport=golf 
> rather than
> leisure=golf_course.  Ditto for miniature golf.
> Arguably this should be leisure=soccer_golf_course rather than 
> leisure=soccer_golf.  But I don't
> see "pitch" as being a good fit for soccer_golf any more than it is 
> for a golf course or for a
> miniature golf course.

Pitch, in OSM terms, is the area of a sport.. shooting ranges go in 
here, as do chess, ping pong, hammer throwing, etc.

Think you  find leisure=golf pre-dates the sports key and the pitch 
value. So its existence may be historical.
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