Tuesday Ladies Afternoon

Golf Rules Quiz


As promised we would start rules on our blog from this week on. Let's start with a small rules quiz. You will find the questions below. Answers will follow next week before publishing the new questions. 


Assume individual stroke play is the format for each question.


Q1: How many relief options do you have for a lateral water hazard (red stakes and lines)?

       a. 3

       b. 5

       c. 2

       d. 4


Q2: True or False: You are entitled to free relief from a boundary fence that marks the out-of bounds line.

        a. True

        b. False


Q3: What is the penalty for hitting your partner's golf bag with your ball?

       a. 1 stroke and play the ball from where it ends up.

       b. 2 strokes and play the ball from where it ends up.

       c. No penalty, play the ball from where it ends up.

       d. No penalty, replay shot.