The Rules of Golf

“Our aim is to bring the rules of golf in line with the way the modern sport is played, while maintaining its challenge”

Martin Slumbers

CEO of The R&A

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Rules of Golf Resources

The Rules of Golf are comprehensive and provide answers to the many issues that arise in a game that is played worldwide on many different types of courses by players of all abilities.