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Peter Dawson
R&A News
Tuesday, April 22 2014

R&A's Peter Dawson to Retire in 2015

It was announced today that Peter Dawson is to retire as Chief Executive of The R&A and Secretar...

Nigel Edwards
R&A News
Thursday, April 17 2014

Great Britain and Ireland Squad Announced for St Andrews Trophy Match

A 21 player Great Britain and Ireland squad has been announced for the St Andrews Trophy match at Ba...

Course Managment
R&A News
Tuesday, April 8 2014

Course Set-Up - General Principles When Running a Competition

Course set-up is an important aspect of running a competition and in this new series of articles, we...

2010 groove and punch mark specifications

The new condition requiring golf clubs to conform to the 2010 groove and punch mark specifications w...

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Distance Measuring Devices

The R&A’s Championship Committee has decided that it will allow the use of distance measuring de...

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Latest Affiliate News

National Golf Association of Armenia
Affiliate News
Monday, January 20 2014

Although the game of golf is still young in Armenia, the mountainous nation bordering Turkey and Ira...

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Madagascar
Affiliate News
Tuesday, December 17 2013

It might be the world’s fourth largest island and more than twice the size of the United Kingdom but...

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