Category Archives: Improve your Rules Knowledge

USGA/R & A Rules change for 2017…Local Rule: Accidental Movement of a Ball on the Putting Green

Click here for details:Accidental Movement of a Ball on the Putting Green Video on 3 most broken rules in golf

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USGA, R&A Release 2016 Edition of the Rules of Golf

The R&A and the United States Golf Association today announced the publication of the 2016 edition of the Rules of Golf that takes effect on Jan. 1, 2016. The new Rules book is the culmination of the normal four-year review … Continue reading

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ProJo article 4/25:Why golf is the best, in my honest opinion by Jim Donaldson

Why golf is the best, in my honest opinion by Jim Donaldson I see the Pineda Pine Tar Incident and I think of Jordan Baker and Bobby Jones, and of Chuck Wojtowicz and Patrick Henry Horgan III, too. I see … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Improve your Rules Knowledge | Leave a comment

Get your FREE copy of “Rules of Golf”

Click here for a discounted $10 USGA Membership which includes freebies including Rule of Golf handbook. Hit “Join Now” then “Continue as a Guest” then choose “USGA Member” on far left with the Tiger Woods pic, then a page will … Continue reading

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New Decisions On Rules Of Golf Announced

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OSWGA Local Rules

Members are advised to print a copy of our local rules to put in their bag. They apply to all OSWGA tournaments unless otherwise noted on the tournament’s rules sheet. OSWGA LOCAL RULES

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Match Play Srategies

Match play is one of the main forms of competition in golf. It pits players one against another, rather than one against the field as in stroke play. Opponents compete to win individual holes, and the player who wins the … Continue reading

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