New rules are now in place for the 2019 golf season

Updated: January 2, 2019

Now that the calendar says 2019, the new rules of golf are now in place. There are several new rules to know, so make sure to grab a new Rules of Golf book or check the Internet for what to do and what not to do.

There are some significant rule changes that are now in play, including how you drop the ball, what happens when your ball goes out of bounds, no penalty for a ball being moved during a search for the ball, no penalty for a ball accidentally moving on the putting green, leaving the flag in when putting and plenty more.

Make sure to check online or see a new rule book for what has changed for the 2019 season.