Derek's Rules Quiz
Golfing Rules Quiz
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Derek Ervine - Greenisland's resident GUI Official has put together some interesting questions and scenarios to test your knowledge of the Rules of Golf!

Simply answer TRUE or FALSE.

GREENISLAND GOLF CLUB

Derek Ervine’s Rules Quiz – June 2017

1. It is permitted to deem a ball in bounds until it is beyond the boundary wall.

TRUE or FALSE

2. A player is not entitled to drop a ball in a hazard when taking relief under the unplayable ball Rule.

TRUE or FALSE

3. A player is deemed to have made a stroke if he starts his downswing and his clubhead is stopped by a branch of a tree.

TRUE or FALSE

4. A pencil lies in a bunker next to the player’s ball. The pencil is made of wood therefore is a loose impediment and cannot be removed.

TRUE or FALSE

5. A player may replace or remove a divot which is folded over but not completely detached which interferes with his backswing.

TRUE or FALSE

6. A player may replace a divot just in front of his ball on his line of play prior to playing the stroke.

TRUE or FALSE

7. A player’s ball lies in a bunker. He casually leans on his club in the bunker while waiting to play. The player is in breach of Rule 13-4.

TRUE or FALSE

8. In match play, a player may disregard a breach of Rules by his opponent provided there is no agreement to waive the Rules.

TRUE or FALSE

9. Water hazard stakes may not be removed even if they are physically movable

TRUE or FALSE

10. It is permitted to play a second ball in match play if the player is doubtful of the correct procedure.

TRUE or FALSE

Answers via our Website, Facebook, Twitter or email info@greenislandgolfclub.co.uk for a chance to win a prize!

Closing date 18th June.

You can download a copy of the quiz via the link on our homepage or via the useful links tab.
Good Luck!

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