Rules News Archive

October

Japanese Rules of Golf App
30/10/2013 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
New Rules of Golf iPad /iPhone App launched in Japan

August

Solheim
21/08/2013 - R&A News
Rules News
Solheim Cup Blog

July

Ruling of the Day Friday
19/07/2013 - The Open Championship
R&A News
Rules News
Ruling of the Day - Friday
Thomas Bjorn
18/07/2013 - The Open Championship
R&A News
Rules News
Ruling of the Day — Ball Deflected by Outside Agency

April

Hong Kong
26/04/2013 - Rules News
Level 1 Rules School in Hong Kong
GUR
24/04/2013 - Rules News
Rules Features
R&A News
Course Marking: Ground Under Repair
Tiger Woods
15/04/2013 - R&A News
Rules News
Woods Two Stroke Penalty at The Masters

March

Rules
26/03/2013 - R&A News
Rules News
Successful Rules Schools in Laos and Singapore
19/03/2013 - Rules News
Rules Features
Testing the Hazard - Stacy Lewis
Anchoring
01/03/2013 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
Statement on the proposed Rule change prohibiting anchored strokes

February

Rules
20/02/2013 - Rules News
R&A News
2013 Indonesian Level 2 Rules School
Bridge
19/02/2013 - Rules News
Rules Features
R&A News
Course Marking: Water Hazards and Lateral Water Hazards
Rules Quiz
11/02/2013 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Announcements
Online Rules Quiz - Winners
TARS
08/02/2013 - R&A News
Rules News
International referees school held in St Andrews

January

RCGC
25/01/2013 - Rules News
Successful second Rules School in India
Rules
21/01/2013 - R&A News
Rules News
Features
Rules Features
Course Marking: Course and Out of Bounds
Woods
21/01/2013 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
Embedded Ball - Tiger Woods
Rules
09/01/2013 - Rules News
Equipment News
Distance Measuring

November

Anchoring
28/11/2012 - R&A News
Features
Rules News
Rules Announcements
The R&A and USGA Announce Proposed Rules Change to Prohibit Use of Anchored Strokes
Rules
21/11/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
2012 China National Referees School

October

Rules
31/10/2012 - Rules News
Rules Features
Rules in Focus - Rule 18-2b – The Exception
Casey
26/10/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
On Tour with the Rules of Golf
Ryder
05/10/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Blog - Ryder Cup

September

Rules
28/09/2012 - Rules News
Rules Features
Rules in Focus - During the Round
Hoylake
18/09/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Features
Rules Blog - Ricoh Women's British Open

August

McDowell
21/08/2012 - Rules News
Rules Features
Rules in Focus - Playing the Ball
Rules
21/08/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
Features
Rules Features
Royal Lytham & St Annes - Rules Summary
Rory
17/08/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
US PGA Championship - Rules Blog

July

Decisions
12/07/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
Decisions on the Rules of Golf App: Out Now
Woosnam
03/07/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
Rules through the years at Royal Lytham & St Annes

June

Curtis Cup
18/06/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
The 37th Curtis Cup - Nairn Golf Club
Woosnam
04/06/2012 - Rules News
Rules Features
Rules in Focus - Preparations

May

Sabbitini
11/05/2012 - Rules News
Rules Features
Rules in Focus - On the Tee
Hudson
08/05/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Education - Rebecca Hudson

April

Putter
23/04/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
R&A confirms putter “anchoring” is under review
Always carry a copy of the Rules with you in your golf bag. A knowledge of the Rules may even save you a couple of strokes!
11/04/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
USGA, The R&A Add Clarity to New Definition of “Addressing the Ball”

March

South America Rules Blog
27/03/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Blog - South America
Hong Kong
19/03/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Blog - Australia, China & Hong Kong
Lytham Quiz
06/03/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
Online Rules Quiz Winners

February

WGC
28/02/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Blog - WGC Accenture Match Play Championships
Bryden Macpherson
03/02/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
Amateur Status
Prizes for Amateur Golfers
01/02/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Features
Suzann Pettersen Rules of Golf

January

India Rules school 1
26/01/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Inaugural R&A and IGU joint Rules school
Australia Amateur
25/01/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Blog - Australian Amateur Championships
Myanmar rules school1
18/01/2012 - Rules News
R&A News
Myanmar Rules School
Rules Books
04/01/2012 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
Reviewing the Rules of Golf

December

21/12/2011 - Rules News
Rules Features
Rules in Focus - No more golf balls
05/12/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
New Zealand Open - Rules Blog

November

Bryden Macpherson
30/11/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
New Amateur Status 2012-15
Presidents Cup
22/11/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Blog - Presidents Cup
16/11/2011 - Rules News
Rules Features
Rules in Focus Ties
14/11/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
Features
China Rules School Blog
07/11/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
Tour Chief welcomes new Rules changes

October

24/10/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
New Rules of Amateur Status include unlimited hole-in-one prizes
24/10/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
New Rules of Golf for 2012-2015 launched
Rules School Kazakhstan
07/10/2011 - Features
Affiliate News
Rules News
Kazakhstan Introductory Rules School Blog

September

Solheim Cup
29/09/2011 - Features
Rules News
Rules Blog - Solheim Cup

August

Ball in golf cart
16/08/2011 - Features
Rules News
R&A News
Rules Blog - US PGA

July

handshake
07/07/2011 - Features
Rules News
Rules Features
Par for the Course

June

USGA Header
21/06/2011 - Features
Rules News
Rules Blog - US Open

May

Jerry Kelly's ball comes to rest up a tree.
30/05/2011 - Rules News
Rules Features
I think my ball's in that tree...
Jerry Kelly's ball comes to rest up a tree.
30/05/2011 - Features
Rules News
Rules Features
I think my ball's in that tree...
The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass
16/05/2011 - Features
Rules News
Rules Blog - The Players

April

Under exceptional circumstances, signed score cards can be altered.
07/04/2011 - Rules News
Rules Features
R&A and USGA announce Score Card Rules revision

March

The flexibility of Local Rules
18/03/2011 - Rules Features
Rules News
Local Rules
The flexibility of Local Rules
18/03/2011 - Rules News
Rules Features
Local Rules
Distance Measuring Devices
18/03/2011 - Rules News
Rules Features
The Rules regarding Distance Measuring Devices
Padraig Harrington
09/03/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
Spotlight on television evidence

February

Rules School
03/02/2011 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
Three-tiered Rules Education Programme launched

January

The Quadrennial Rules Conference
14/01/2011 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Features
Four-year review ends with Quadrennial Conference

December

10/12/2010 - Rules News
Rules Features
Preferred Lies

November

Korea Gold
29/11/2010 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Blog: The 16th Asian Games
Conducting a session at a past school.
24/11/2010 - Rules News
R&A News
66 ready for China National Referees School
04/11/2010 - Rules News
Rules Features
Rule 25-3: The Wrong Putting Green
The Espirito Santo Trophy
01/11/2010 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Blog: The Espirito Santo Trophy

October

John Paramor
18/10/2010 - Rules News
Features
R&A News
John Paramor Ryder Cup Blog

September

Rule 27
09/09/2010 - Rules News
R&A News
The Unplayable Ball
Rule 27
09/09/2010 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Features
The Unplayable Ball
Rule 27
09/09/2010 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
Rule 27 - Ball lost or out of bounds
Rule 27
09/09/2010 - R&A News
Rules News
Rule 27 - Ball lost or out of bounds

August

2010 PGA Champion, Martin Kaymer.
20/08/2010 - Features
Rules News
PGA Championship Rules Blog

July

rules application
16/07/2010 - Features
Rules News
R&A News
Rules Announcements
Rules App launched

June

Peble Beach
29/06/2010 - Features
R&A News
Rules Features
Rules News
US Open Refereeing
The new 18th hole at Wentworth
01/06/2010 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
Rules on Tour- BMW PGA Championship

May

Moment of Impact
13/05/2010 - Equipment News
Rules News
R&A News
Forum on Equipment Rulemaking
KJ Choi drops a ball in the rough just off the seventh green during the first round of the 2007 Shell Houston Open.
06/05/2010 - Features
Rules News
Rules Features
Rules in Focus

April

South African Referees School
30/04/2010 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Blog: Shona McRae in South Africa
Kenya Rules School
30/04/2010 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Blog: Shona McRae in Kenya

February

02/02/2010 - Rules News
Rules Features
Why is there no relief from divots on the fairway?
01/02/2010 - R&A News
Rules News
Blog: Grant Moir, Director - Rules of Golf

December

21/12/2009 - R&A News
Equipment News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
Online club database launched ahead of groove changes
15/12/2009 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Features
David Rickman - Director of Rules

November

16/11/2009 - R&A News
Rules News
Third National Rules School held in China
05/11/2009 - R&A News
Rules News
Rules Announcements
2010 edition of Golf Rules Illustrated out now

June

09/06/2009 - Rules News
R&A News
Rules Announcements
A Quick Guide to the Rules of Golf