USGA Golf Rule 14-1: Striking the Ball

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In this video, PGA Professional Mark Wilson discusses rule 14-1 in the rules of golf. This rule provides that the ball must be fairly struck at with the head of the club and must not be pushed or scrapped. Follow along as Mark demonstrates situations where the back head of your club may be used and what penalties go along with them.

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One Response to “USGA Golf Rule 14-1: Striking the Ball”
  1. Mark

    An entertaining typo: “the ball must not be… scrapped”. Sometimes I feel like doing just that!


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