lands in the woods -
What are your options?
Hit a provisional
ball if you think your ball may be lost.
If you find
your ball it becomes the ball in play
(you cannot play the provisional
Play the ball as
it lies - no penalty.
Declare the ball
(a) You may drop the ball within two club lengths no nearer the
hole - one stoke penalty.
(b) Line the ball up with the hole and go straight
back along that line as far as you like - one stroke penalty.
If your ball is
lost you can play the provisional ball - penalty stoke and distance (if it
was your tee shot you would now be hitting your fourth shot).
If you didn't
hit a provisional ball, you must go back to where you hit the errant shot and
re-hit - penalty stroke and distance.
Your ball lands
in a hazard -
Where are the hazards?
The hazards are
(a) Hole # 4 & 13, the woods behind the green. Note The left side out of
bounds, penalty stroke and distance.
(b) Hole # 5 & 14,
the ditch on the left side of the fairway.
(c) Hole # 9 & 18, the ravine on
the left side and the ditch on the right side and other hazards as marked.
You may play your
ball as it lies in the hazard -
No penalty (don't ground your club or move loose impediments)
Drop a ball
within two club lengths of the point of entry, not nearer to the hole -
penalty one stroke.