Golf Rules

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Can You Clean Your Ball When Asked To Lift It?

Can you clean your golf ball when asked to lift it because it’s in another player’s way? There are times when your ball at rest may interfere with another player’s stroke, or could be visually distracting to another player.  so they may ask you to lift your ball.  Rule 15.3b(2):

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A Little Style On The Course

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Fundamentals

Accidental Double Hit

Accidental Double Hit is No Longer a Penalty! One of the changes that I’m really happy about is Rule 10.1 – an accidental double hit

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