Etiquette of Golf



×         Before play collect a bucket of sand from sand bin.

×         Be ready to play when it’s your turn to tee off.

×         Do not move, talk or stand close to or directly behind the ball when a player is making a stroke.

×         No players should tee off until players in front are out of range.

×         Move briskly between strokes and vacate green promptly after completion of hole.

×         Players should move directly towards ball and be ready to play in turn.

×         Players must replace all divots, and must ensure that the bunker is raked after the ball has been played.

×         Players should leave buggies as near as possible to the next tee.

×         Players must not mark score cards or discuss the score on the green.

×         The player with the honour on the tee should mark the score card after teeing off.

×         Players should at all times play without undue delay.

×         Slow players who fall a complete hole behind, impede the remainder of the field and must call the following players through.

×         When a ball is lost the players following must be called through immediately.

×         The lowest marker in the group is responsible for the conduct of the group.

×         Any dispute pertaining to the game must be referred to the Match Committee whose decision will be final.