The YOOL rule: You’re Out Of Luck! This one rule covers almost everything that can happen to you on the golf course. On a rock? YOOL Rule. Behind a tree? YOOL Rule. Great shot that’s headed for the green but a lawnmower guy comes out of nowhere and deflects it into a bunker…. YOOL!
Lost Tee Shot Rule: When looking for someone’s lost tee shot, always look 30 yards behind where they’re looking. Most (if not all) golfers think they’ve hit their drive just about 30 yards farther than they actually have. Note: I’m no hypocrite, I’ve heard “Hey, Patty, you’re ball’s back here” more than once.
Water Hazard Rule: Use old balls when hitting over water hazards. I know, I know, teaching pros say never to do this – always […]