The Rules of Golf
By United States Golf Association
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The United States Golf Association’s official application for the Rules of Golf. This free app includes the edition of the "Rules of Golf” effective January 1, 2016 and, through an in-app purchase of $1.99, the 2016-2017 edition of the “Decisions on The Rules of Golf.”
The Rules of Golf app is for you if you are looking for instant access to the official Rules and Decisions that will allow you to play the game by the Rules and resolve disputes quickly. With this application, you will be able to find important Rules information in seconds, such as:
• When a ball is considered lost.
• Whether or not you can stand out of bounds when making a stroke.
• How to proceed when a ball has landed close to a dangerous situation, like a rattlesnake or a beehive.
If you still have questions on a particular situation, call or email the USGA’s Rules experts directly to receive expert advice. Whether it concerns casual water, loose impediments or line of play, no question is out of bounds.
• The only Rules of Golf app approved by the USGA
• Every Rule, Definition and Decision available in the palm of your hand
• Simple, fast and intuitive navigation
• Convenient word and phrase search functionality
* The USGA is the governing body for the game of golf in the USA and Mexico. The R&A Rules Limited is the governing body for the game of golf in all other jurisdictions. Please contact the appropriate governing body in your jurisdiction with questions regarding the Rules of Golf. *
What's New in Version 5.1
• Ability to add Highlights or Notes to any section of text.
• Ability to organize your personal Highlights and Notes within folders for quick access (note that this feature is device-specific, meaning data will not sync between devices and cannot be transferred).
• Enhanced scroll bar that allows for quick scrolling through content and also for easily locating Highlights, Notes, and Search results.
• Ability to report technical bugs to the USGA directly - shake phone back and forth with force to bring up reporting tool.
• The Favorites feature has been removed and replaced with the Highlights and Notes functionality described above- we apologize for any inconvenience.
Great app to have!
Whether I'm on the course and need a quick glance at the rules, or prepping for the annual USGA rules exam, it's great to have this app on my phone and iPad. All the Rues and Decisions at your fingertips.
Easy to read. Decisions are well thought out. Updates are timely
Nice to have this quick reference when the rule book is not close by.
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- Category: Sports
- Updated: Mar 21, 2016
- Version: 5.1
- Size: 20.6 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: United States Golf Association
- © 2013 by the United States Golf Association
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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