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Rules of Golf 2019
The R&A and the USGA are pleased to announce a major set of changes to the Rules of Golf. The changes are a result of an initiative that began in 2012 to Modernize the Rules of Golf. The new Rules take effect on Jan. 1, 2019. For an overview of the Rules Modernization initiative please, click here

Rules of Golf Resources

The following resources will allow you to understand the Rules of Golf for 2019. The Resources section will help you understand the "changes" to the Rules of Golf. Also, outlined below are how you can get your hands on the Rules whether it is online, through publication, or via smart phone or tablet.
Get Your Hands on the Rules

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TGA Announces USGA Rules Seminars

DALLAS – The Texas Golf Association will conduct a series of educational seminars on the modernized USGA Rules of Golf in October and November for TGA Volunteers and members of the North and South

TGA Member Club Corner

The Member Club Corner is designed to help club professionals and club Committee members with adminstering the Rules of Golf. Outlined below are resources to help educate your membership and to help club Committees manage both competitions and and general play.
Educate Your Membership
Role of the Commiteee
  • General Play
  • Competitions


Rules of Golf Education

To help educate the community on the Rules of Golf that will take effect January 1st, 2019, the TGA will be conducting Rules of Golf seminars throughout 2019. The Rules of Golf seminars will be geared towards two seperate audiences: the everyday golfer; Club Professionals and Volunteer Officials. For more information, follow the link below. 

TGA Rules of Golf Seminars