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Test Your Rules Knowledge

Think you know the Rules of Golf? Why not test your Rules of Golf knowledge with The R&A’s Rules Quiz resources.

Try out your Rules knowledge with the Practice Round Quiz or try the full 18 Holes Quiz
Try out your Rules knowledge with the Practice Round Quiz or try the full 18 Holes Quiz

There is a practice round Quiz to warm up with covering some of the basics of the Rules.   Then there is the mini Quiz to tackle, where you are put on the clock and have 15 seconds to come up with the correct answer.

Once you have mastered these, you can try the 18 hole Quiz with the aim to get your name on the weekly leaderboard.  There are three different levels of the 18 hole Quiz and you can also challenge your friends online. 

At the end of the Quiz you have the opportunity to review which answers you got right and wrong and full explanations for the answer are also available to help you improve your knowledge.

All the answers relate to the Rules of Golf, effective January 2016 and the 2016-2017 Decisions on the Rules of Golf, which are contained in the Rules Explorer​. Alternatively, you can download the free Rules of Golf or Decisions on the Rules of Golf app for iOS.

Golf Club Quiz Nights

Quizzes are available to download for use at your Club
Quizzes are available to download for use at your Club

Have you ever considered holding a Rules Quiz at your Golf Club?  Whether you're running a Rules evening at your Club or looking to test your knowledge against friends, there are different levels of Quiz available for download from The R&A’s website. 

Pick the level that suits your needs, the number of questions you wish to cover and download the document with your bespoke Quiz.   The answers are also provided with helpful explanations.

This has proven to be a good way to learn the Rules for those new to the game and also for junior golfers.  The more experienced player can also benefit!