This bag was designed by an airline pilot for travel protection. It was designed to carry a full compliment of clubs and remain lightweight. This includes large head drivers. Yes, the 50 inches is okay. Each bag is self contained and t is no need for a cloth type carry bag. A normal size detachable golf bag carry strap and protective head cover design gives ease and peace of mind for transportation in the fearful airplane cargo compartment without damage to contents. New lightweight, sleek, durable and stain resistant nylon fabric travel bag. Light on weight (3.6 lbs) and heavy on features which include (4) four way top with full-length dividers for aided course management, four (4) pockets with ample side pocket room to pack a pair of golf shoes. Two (2) point attachment padded carry strap for comfort, internal reinforced rainhood with (4) metal snap attachments for superb club head protection, metal utility ring and hard plastic carry handle. Just load your clubs, a pair of shoes, tees and golf balls and GO! FREE Domestic Shipping within the 48 Contingent United States .