Please do not damage plants while searching for, or playing, a ball from private property.
NO1 HOLE DROP AREA
A ball played on No1 hole coming to rest within 8 feet of No17 green. (excluding hazards) MUST
be lifted and played from the designated drop area to the right of No17 green (see appendix 1, part b, section 8 of the (Rules of Golf).
All ponds, ditches and swamps are water hazards, the margin of the hazard being the edge of free standing water. A player elected to proceed under Rule 26 may on holes, 5, 7, 8 and 9 use the designated drop area for play of next stroke (there are no lateral water hazards.)
GROUND UNDER REPAIR
The putting green and practice bunker to the left of the 18th green are G.U.R. All flower beds on private property are G.U.R and relief is compulsory.
Tar surfaced roadways and concrete roadways are ground under repair.
Walls and retaining walls of buildings, such as garden and patio walls are obstructions. Retaining walls of trees and roadways are integral parts of the course and are not obstructions.
RULES OF THE ROYAL & ANCIENT GOLF CLUB OF ST. ANDREWS APPLY
Designed by Charles Blair Macdonald - 1921