Temporary Local Rule – Preferred Lies Tuesday 7th JulyPublished on 6th July 2020 in Course News, Golf News, Local and Member News, Local News, Members News
When a player’s ball lies in the General Area & Bunkers the player may take a preferred lie without penalty.
The player MUST MARK the spot before lifting the ball. The ball can be cleaned and placed within one club length of the reference point no nearer the hole. The ball must be placed in the same playing area.
The Reference Point is the original position of the ball.
Penalty for Playing Ball from a Wrong Place in Breach of Temporary Local Rule is the General Penalty, Under Rule 14.7a