Rules Spotlight: Preferred Lies and/or Winter Rules

One of the primary principles of the Rules of Golf is to “play the ball as it lies,” which the WSGA strongly recommends in most instances. However, extreme weather or lack of golf course maintenance for long periods may make it necessary for golf clubs to consider another option. Is this case the WSGA recommends adoption of Preferred Lies and/or Winter Rules local rule. Follow the link below for a full description of our recommended policy.

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