Rule 18 – Ball At Rest Moved

Saturday, July 20, 2013

Rule 18 – Ball At Rest Moved

There are many rules in Rules of Golf that allow for some “wiggle room”. Rule 18 – Ball At Rest Moved is one of those rules. Here is a little breakdown

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Rule 6 – The Player

Monday, June 10, 2013

Rule 6 – The Player

With the upcoming US Open at Merion close by it is important to understand rules that will influence the play of these top players and the responsibility that they have. 

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Golf Rules: Cleaning the Ball

Friday, May 10, 2013

Golf Rules: Cleaning the Ball

Knowing the rules of golf is not only beneficial in preventing penalty strokes, but also helpful in those sticky situations when you are unsure of how to proceed. Today we

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Practicing During Your Round

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Practicing During Your Round

Defining what “practice” on the golf course is can be confusing if you are unfamiliar with the rules. It is okay to practice during a round of golf as long

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Match Play – A Fun Tournament Format

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Match Play – A Fun Tournament Format

If you're a member at a country club, then you might already be pretty familiar with match play. You've probably already played quite a few tournaments where some sort of

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Rule 26-1: Ball In Water Hazard

Friday, February 01, 2013

Rule 26-1: Ball In Water Hazard

Meaning of "Known or Virtually Certain" The PGA Tour is getting ready to head to Pebble Beach. This is a great time to remind everyone of the sometimes confusing "ball in

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Posting A Tournament Score for Your Handicap

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Posting A Tournament Score for Your Handicap

What Determines A Tournament Score In Terms Of Posting For Handicap Purposes? The USGA Handicap System™ is based around the concept of a player’s potential, and scores made in a tournament

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