Rules of Golf Tips

To help you better understand the rules of golf, the video clips below cover a variety of situations and the appropriate way to deal with them as presented rules officials John Allen, Mick Kildea and Terry Kildea.  To view videos added in May, 2016 - scroll to the bottom of this page.

 Rule 1:  The Game

 Rule 3-3: Playing Two Balls

 

 Rule 11: Teeing Ground  -
 Defined

 Rule 11: Teeing Ground  -
 Violation
 

 Rule 11: Tee Box

 Rule 13: Taking Legal Stance

 

 Rule 13: Ball In Hazard -
 Bunker
 
 Rule 15: Wrong Ball - Played

 

 Rule 15: Wrong Ball - 
 Identification
 
 Rule 16:  Greens Rules

Rule 18: Moved Ball

 
 Rule 20: Lifting & Marking

 
  Rule 24: Immovable 
 Obstruction - OB Stake 
 
 Rule 24: Immovable 
 Obstruction -  Cart Path
 
 Rule 24: Immovable
 Obstruction - Stance
 
 Rule 24: Moveable
 Obstruction - Rake
 
 Rule 24: Moveable
 Obstruction - Receptacle
 
 Rule 24: Obstruction - Fence

 

 Rule 24: Immovable Obstruction

 

Rule 25: Embedded Ball

 
Rule 26: Water Hazard

 
 
 Rule 26:  Lateral Water Hazard


 Rule 27: Lost Ball

  

 Rule 27: Provisional Ball

 

Rule 27: Provisional Ball

  

 Rule 28:  Ball Unplayable - General


Rule 28: Ball Unplayable - General

 

NEW - Rule 13-4 - Ball In Hazard - Prohibited Actions

NEW - Rule 24-2 Immovable Obstruction - Cart Path

NEW - Rule 24-1 & 24-2 - Moveable & Immovable Obstruction

NEW - Rule 26-1a & 1b - Water Hazard

NEW - Rule 26-1a, 1b & 1c - Lateral Water Hazard