Golf Rules

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Goal Mapping For Golf

Regardless of your golf handicap, everyone encounters a time when they feel they need some help with the psychology of the sport, right?  Enter Dr Shannon Reece, sport psychologist and founder of  Training For Optimal Performance.  While confined to our homes, Dr Reece and I had a Zoom call where

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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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Bunkers

Unplayable Lie In A Bunker

If you’ve heard that you can now take the ball out of the bunker if you feel your lie is unplayable, then you heard correctly.  But there’s a bit more to it than that. 

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Golf Travel

Girlfriends Golf Getaway: Palm Springs

Many of us have felt the need to seek warmth, and one spot that can be relied upon to offer sunshine for our shoulders is the Palm Desert area, locally referred to as “the desert”. This is exactly why I’m offering a quick Girlfriends Golf Getaway Palm Springs edition.

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My mission is to help you feel more confident about the rules of golf. Here on my blog you can search for specific categories of golf rules you’re interested in, or browse them all one-by-one. And if you like to look good on the course, then check out the Style category.