Temporary Local Rules A & B in force
In addition to local rules on the scorecard the Committee have introduced the following temporary local rule effective from 1st March 2018.
“Miscellaneous Course Damage
All course renovation works, newly seeded areas, drainage disruption and damage caused by heavy equipment, is ground under repair (GUR), even if not so marked with white lines. If a player’s ball lies in such a condition, or if such condition interferes with the player’s stance or area of intended swing, the player must take relief under Rule 25-1b(i): Abnormal Ground Conditions - Relief. The player must lift their ball and drop it without penalty within one club length, of the nearest point of relief, not nearer the hole.”