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Rules Corner



Rules Corner

The WSGA is the governing body of golf in Washington and Northern Idaho, licensed to promote and implement the policies of the game as set forth by the United States Golf Association and the Royal & Ancient, particularly as they pertain to the education, administration and dissemination of the Rules of Golf. For standard policies in WSGA championships, click here.

Rules of Golf Seminars

With major changes to the Rules of Golf taking effect on January 1, 2019, the WSGA will be offering these complimentary seminars to learn all about the new changes to the game.

  • April 10 • 6-9 PM – Coeur d'Alene GC, Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Call (208) 765-0218 to register.
  • April 11 • 6-9 PM – Wandermere GC, Spokane, WA
    Call (509) 466-8023 to register.
  • April 12 • 6-9 PM – Mirror Lake GC, Bonners Ferry, ID
    Call (208) 290-7937 or email rlotspeich@pga.com to register.
  • April 13 • 3-6 PM – Prairie Falls GC, Prairie Falls, ID
    Call (208) 457-0210 to register.
  • April 16 • 4-7 PM – Hayden Lake CC, Hayden LAke, ID
    Call (208) 772-0555 to register.
  • April 24 • 5:30-8:30 PM – Deer Park GC, Deer Park, WA
    Call (509) 276-5912 to register.

Please call the course pro shop to RSVP.

Seminar Includes:

  • Player's Edition of the Rules of Golf

Instructor: John Schroeder, WSGA Vice President, District 4 (Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho)
Cost: Complimentary
Seats Available: 70 per location


 

 

For other assistance,
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WSGA Championship
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(206) 526-1238, ext. 5

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