The R&A - Working for Golf


From 1 January 2016 all golfers will be prohibited from anchoring the club either “directly” or by use of an “anchor point” in making a stroke.  The penalty is loss of hole in match play or two strokes in stroke play.

The following video and the various documents below provide additional guidance on the Rule (Rule 14-1b) and provide background information on the decision to adopt the Rule.