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Golfing Rules - Explained

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Golfing Rules - Explained

 

The rules of golf are relatively simple once you know them, but they take a while to explain. If you are not even sure of the basics, read this: the object of the game is to hit your ball from the start (tee) of each of the 18 sections of the course (holes) into the hole itself. The hole is situated on a particularly short and well-maintained piece of grass (the green), and once you are on the green you must use a putter (a club with a slab-like end) instead of a normal golf club.

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