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Eggenberger and Ryan secure memorable victories in the 2016 R&A Foundation Scholars Tournament. Results
The 2016 Decisions on the Rules of Golf App and Rules of Golf App are now available FREE for Android, iPhone and iPad. Download here
Browse the Rules Explorer, our comprehensive resource of the Rules of Golf, Equipment, Etiquette, the Rules of Amateur Status and Guidance on Running a Competition. Learn More
Your Distance Measuring Device questions answered. Read more