Our Local Rules
- OUT OF BOUNDS
a) Beyond any boundary wall, hedge or fence.
b) Beyond the white posts along the left side of the 1st, 6th and 13th holes, the right side of the 10th hole and along the hedge on the 4th hole.
c) Beyond the white posts on the left side of the 3rd fairway up to a point which is equidistant to the 165 yardage markers positioned on the 15th fairway.
d) When playing the 8th hole anywhere on the 9th fairway is out of bounds.
- WATER HAZARDS
(Rule 26) are indicated by yellow stakes.
- LATERAL WATER HAZARDS
(Rule 26) are indicated by red stakes.
- SPRINKLER HEADS All pop up sprinkler heads and manhole covers are immovable obstructions and relief from interference by them may be obtained under Rule 24–2 in addition if such an obstruction intervenes between the ball and the hole, then the player may obtain relief without penalty in the following circumstances: If the ball is on the putting green it may be lifted and placed not nearer the hole at the nearest point which intervention by the obstruction is avoided.
- STONES IN BUNKERS
are movable obstructions (Rule 24–1 applies).
- TREES With the exception of the 165 yardage markers from which relief may be taken under Rule 24–2b (immovable obstruction), all trees are to be treated as an integral part of the course and relief is only available under penalty using Rule 28 (unplayable ball).
Penalty for breach of local rules
Stroke Play – Two shots
Match Play – Loss of hole