If you play golf it should be for enjoyment. I know there is the challenge also but ultimately you should be able to enjoy the game, and to enjoy your golf you have to be match fit.
If your game is not what it should be, perhaps you are not as fit for the game as you should be. Maybe your problems are age related, or maybe you just suffer from stiffness and/or lower back pain, or any other condition which doesn’t allow you to make that rip roaring swing.
Whatever the reason, you are not making the ball go as far as you would like. To be able to give the swing everything you have got, …