On Jan 1st 2019, some of the rules of golf will change. It is your responsibility to learn what’s new and to include the changes in your own game from that date.
To ensure you are up to speed, here’s a choice of links for you to visit:
20 'Must know' rules from the R&A - the fast way to update yourself
The rules of golf from the R&A (searchable)
Download the R&A's Rules of Golf app to your mobile or tablet
A sequence of YouTube videos published by the R&A, that bring the new rules to life
A Visual Search tool from the R&A
Of course, if you think you are already up to speed and are the next John Paramor, or just want to see what you really know, try this :
A QUIZ, also published by the R&A
The changes affect EVERYONE and each golfer must ensure that they are confident to play according to the new rules from day one.
You will find the new 'local rule' variances within the Information section on the website and these will appear printed on the new scorecards when ordered in early 2019.