The new Rules of Golf went into effect on January 1. Click here to learn everything you need to know!

Key Rules Changes Affect these areas:

  • Fixing spike marks
  • Improvements on the putting green
  • Dropping the ball when taking relief
  • Playing from penalty areas
  • Removing loose impediments in a bunker
  • Putting with the flag in the hole
  • Caddie alignment assistance
  • Time allotted when searching for a lost ball


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