2019 One-Day Rules

Please review the following information regarding the new changes within the 2019 Rules of Golf which will apply to all One-Day events
(Local Rule E-5 and Maximum Score will not apply to FSGA Championships)
Additional Option for Ball Lost or Out of Bounds - Local Rule E-5
Starting in 2019, all FSGA One-Days will operate under the Local Rule E-5
  • Once a player hits a provisional ball, the player no longer has this alternative option
  • New search time for a ball in play is 3 minutes
Click here for further clarification
The maximum score a player can take in a One-Day event is a 10
  • You do not have to finish out the hole
  • Encouraged to pick up if you believe you will make a 10 or higher on any hole
Putting Green
  • Players are now allowed to:
    • Leave the flagstick in while putting
    • Fix spike marks
    • Replace their ball (or ball mark) after ANY accidental movement
Penalty Areas
  • All drops must be made from knee height and stay within the relief area
  • Longest club (other than a putter) must be used to determine relief area
  • Players are now allowed to:
    • Ground their club
    • Move loose impediments
    • Take practice swings
  • Players are no longer granted opposite margin relief
  • Players are now allowed to:
    • Move loose impediments
    • Take the ball out of the bunker for an ADDITIONAL stroke while taking unplayable ball relief (Total of 2 strokes)
Additional 2019 Rules of Golf Resources:
  • Download the updated Rules of Golf App (Here)
  • Further explore the major rules changes in 2019 (Here)
Register Now for 2019 One-Days!
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