2 Basic Golf Rules Do not stand near person swinging a club. If the ball goes off course, and is headed for other golfers, yell “FORE!”If you swing and miss it does not count as a stroke.If you swing and it moves no matter if it is only an inch, it counts as a stoke.
3 Basic Golf Rules (cont.) Always replace yourdivotsKnow where your club is at all times and others need to be aware of where your club is as well!First shot off a hole the ball is put on a tee between the tee off markers. Who ever has the lowest score, hits first.
4 Basic Golf Rules (cont.) No matter if you are swinging or putting, don’t take all day to hit the ball!Make sure you know if there is a dress code required
5 Scoring = Integrity The person with the lowest score wins STROKE = Every time you hit the ball. Count the number of strokes it takes to get the ball from the tee to the cup.PAR = Then number of stokes it should take the skilled golfer from the tee to the cup.BIRDIE = One stroke under ParEAGLE = Two Strokes under ParBOGGIE= One stroke over Par