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Golf Instruction

How Seriously Do You Take The Rules Of Golf?

We asked golfers for their thoughts on the game's rules, including the USGA/R&A's proposed ban on anchored putting.
December 2012
News & Tours

Could Keegan & Co. have a case against the PGA Tour?

By Alex Myers Earlier this week, Keegan Bradley said he would fight a potential ban on anchoring putters, and he encouraged fellow tour pros to join his cause. But would he and other golfers...
Friday, 11/2/2012 at 4:28PM
Magazines / #Reaction

Reader: Another ridiculous penalty! C'mon USGA!

By Bob CarneyGolf World Reader Ron Lowry of Marietta, GA, who wrote to us after the Webb Simpson penalty at the Zurich Classic in May, is once again irate, this time over the penalty to...
Thursday, 8/16/2012 at 5:49PM
Magazines / #Reaction

Phil Mickelson's rules infraction at the Greenbrier: "Just another reason the Rules of Golf need to be revamped"

At Golf World, we love having our fans help us write our magazine. That's why we've enjoyed seeing our Front 9 Punchline Contest grow over the last 10 months. If you're new to the game,...
Wednesday, 7/11/2012 at 2:43PM
Magazines / Survey results

Survey: Where do you fall on golf's honesty meter?

To determine just how honest the average avid golfer is, we surveyed 2,015. The results may surprise you.
March 2012
News & Tours

USGA, R&A announce more lenient revisions to Rules of Golf

Are the governing bodies of golf become kinder and gentler? You could make that argument after looking at the changes the USGA and R&A announced today to the new edition of the Rules of Golf,...
Monday, 10/24/2011 at 6:33AM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Stupid rulings are no laughing matter, says Golf World reader

When Andrea Kraus, a 50-year-old first time competitor in the USGA Senior Women's Open this month was disqualified because her caddy used a piece of yarn attached to a divot tool to gauge the wind...
Wednesday, 9/28/2011 at 8:55AM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

It's not cheating to make the game easy for beginners!

We continue to get lots of interest in our Beginners Guide, which indicates that there are many visitors who want to take up, or intensify your involvement, in the game. We've also got dozens...
Wednesday, 7/6/2011 at 9:57AM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Georgia reader: The Webb Simpson ruling is idiotic!

Webb Simpson's 15th-hole one-stroke penalty, incurred Sunday when his ball moved as he was about to tap it in, drew some readers' ire. Rule 18 2-b is also one of the rules the USGA and...
Monday, 5/2/2011 at 9:11PM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

How couch-potato 'rules officials' lost some clout.

We receive loads of letters from you about the seeming inequity of disqualifying a tour player who's turned in a card based a call from a television viewer. It seems unfair to many of you...
Thursday, 4/7/2011 at 2:54PM
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