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The Rules of Golf, effective January 2019

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This is the full Rules of Golf, the primary Rules resource for officials. It contains all the playing Rules and full definitions of terms used throughout the Rules. It includes numerous explanatory images and diagrams. USGA sales are limited to customers in the U.S., its territories and Mexico in the English language. All others must contact The R&A at  Paperback, 240 pages. (Please be advised that as part of their Member benefits, Member Clubs will receive their complimentary Players Edition of the Rules of Golf in their renewal packages – throughout 2019.)

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The Rules of Golf will be revised on January 1, 2023. This publication will no longer contain the current Rules of Golf and its use should be discontinued on December 31, 2022. The 2023 edition of the Rules of Golf will be available soon to order.

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