Round 4 - Pelican Waters - 6 June
|Division 1 - Scratch Play|
|Caloundra||1 - 3||Pelican|
|Maroochy River||3 - 1||Cooroy|
|Division 2 - Handicap Play|
|Glasshouse||2 - 2||Gympie|
|Maroochy River 2||1 - 3||Noosa|
|Maroochy River 1||3 - 12||Headland|
|Noosa Springs||3 - 1||Mt Coolum|
|Division 3 - Handicap Play|
|Gympie||2 - 2||Caloundra|
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Congratulations to Chris Bodey from Wondai. 2023 Open and Closed Sand Green Champion.
Full list of results Championship results.
The R&A and the United States Golf Association have inrtoduced some changes to the Rules of Golf which will take effect on January 2023.
Major changes include four new sub-rules for golfers with disability that permit an “approved person” to perform certain actions that would result in a penalty if performed by a non-approved person.
The New Year will also see a series of rule changes take effect that will apply to every golfer.
For most of us the main changes are:
1. Simplified Back-on-the-Line Relief.
This relief procedure, often used for penalty area and unplayable ball relief, has been simplified so the ball is now dropped on the line, and may roll up to one club-length in any direction without a re-drop being required. This change simplifies what had become a complex procedure that was regularly breached by golfers without them realising they had done so. It represents a return to the essence of the easy-to-apply, pre-2019 process, which was almost entirely free of inaccurate application by golfers at any level of the game.
2. Handicap on Scorecard.
Golfers will no longer incur a penalty under the Rules of Golf for accidentally recording an incorrect Daily Handicap on their scorecard. This is because the inclusion of the handicap in the official submission of a player’s score will become a responsibility of the Committee. This change is consistent with other penalty reductions, such as reducing the penalty down to only one stroke for playing an incorrectly substituted ball. (Note: In the same way that players are obliged to calculate Stableford points and to include score totals on their scorecard despite the Rules not requiring it, they will also be obliged to record their Daily Handicap when doing so will be helpful to administrators. GA will support any committee that encounters a problem in achieving assistance from golfers with this fundamental obligation.)
3. Replacing Damaged Clubs.
If your club is damaged during a round (except in cases of abuse) you may replace it, repair it, or continue to use it.
To read more go to 2023 Rule Changes
|Penalty Relief for Unplayable Ball||Penalty Area Relief|
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R&A Guidelines on correctly taking free relief.
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