Golf Rules

Are You Required to Take Relief From Ground Under Repair?

Rule 16.1 covers free relief from abnormal course conditions, including ground under repair, immovable obstructions such as cart paths and sprinkler heads, animal holes, and temporary water. It is the player’s option to take that free relief, or play it as it lies. If you do choose to take free

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Fundamentals

Are You Competitive?

Are you competitive? Do you consider yourself a competitive person? If you’re an elite athlete, you’re probably a very competitive person by nature. But what

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Advanced Rules

Teeing Area Rules

  Trust me when I tell you that knowing the teeing area rules will help prevent penalties and confusion during your golf round. I have

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