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golf etiquette
When it comes to the “Game of Kings,” etiquette has been an integral part of golf since its inception. The game of golf requires a certain civility because it involves rules and penalties to be enforced through a personal honor system. There are no referees or officials to enforce the rules and keep track of
Important Changes in Golf Rules Last month we touched on the first half of some of the important changes to the new rules of golf that will be taking effect on January 1, 2019. Here we have the rest of our two-blog series. For more information on the new golf rules of 2019, see the
New Rules of Golf 2019
Important Changes in Golf Rules On January 1, 2019, a new set of golf rules written by the USGA and R&A will take effect. In March 2018, the R&A and USGA released a complete text of the New Rules of Golf 2019 available for .pdf download. We at the Springfield Golf Club have put together
hybrid golf clubs
Hybrid golf clubs fly higher, farther, and land softer than your long irons. According to Golf Digest, the number of golfers using hybrids has reached more than 80 percent, nearly doubling in the past 15 years. Today, the average golfer carries two hybrids with them.