Knowing All The Rules Of Golf Game
The game of golf is clearly divided into two main playing areas, which are the fairways and the putting greens. The idea is to get the ball from the tee box which is at the beginning of each fairway into the hole on the green is as few ball strikes or strokes as possible.
As there are two main styles or formats involved, there are also certain rules to be followed while on the course playing the game.
The two main styles would be the match play and the stroke play styles. The general rules governing any golf game would be playing the course as it is, playing the ball as it lies and only by knowing and using the rules can the player turn things around to be advantageous.
The following are some of the basic rules or etiquette a player should be aware of and adhere to at all times when on the golf course, both for comfort and golf course reasons:
No movement, talking or standing too close to the player making the shot should be adhered to. Failing to observe this could result in unpleasant consequences.
The player should not proceed with the golf shot if the preceding players are still in sight and in the way. This is to ensure the ball does not hit the players in front and cause injury. However slow or delayed play is also not allowed as this-