Local rules

Out of bounds(a) Thos areas beyond the course boundary fences.  (b) Those areas beyond any line of white stakes with black tops.

Ground under repair(a) Thos areas defined by white stakes and or lines (b) Except in a hazard, ruts or wheel marks made by a mower, tractor or motor vehicle.  Note: The stakes are immovable obstructions.

 Ornamental Trees – If a tree or shrub which is staked interferes with a player’s stance or the area of intended swing, relief MUST be taken in accordance with Rule 24-2b(i) (Immovable Obstruction).

Hazards – Water hazards are defined by yellow stakes and/or lines.  Lateral water hazards are defined by red stakes and/or lines.  Note: The stakes are immovable obstructions.

Penalty for break of local rule – Match Play – Loss of Hole.  Stroke Play – Two strokes.

Etiquette – The lowest marker is responsible for etiquette in their group.

Preffered Lie – Exists all year round. The ball may be moved no more than one handspan (approximate), to a position no closer to the hole in order to improve the lie, provided the ball is not in a hazard area, or on the green.