Each team will consist of four players.
All players can tee off at each hole.
The nominated team captain then selects the best drive and
marks the position (within 6 inches) with a tee peg (not
nearer the hole). A minimum of four tee shots per player to
The other players then retrieve their balls.
The player whose ball has been chosen then plays his next
The remaining players then play within six inches of the tee
peg (not nearer the hole). Note! Golf balls shall be
placed on closely mown areas and dropped if the chosen ball
in play is in the rough or a hazard.
The above method of play is followed until the green is
On the green the same method applies. The ball chosen is
marked by a putter head length and players putt from the
same spot in turn.
Each player must mark the ball after putting. Play continues
from each chosen position until the ball is holed.
The score is the total number of shots from the chosen spots
(including the tee shot). Note! If a player putts and
misses but then inadvertently knocks the ball into the hole,
then that score counts.
At the end of the round the
total for each hole is added together and the strokes
received subtracted to give the total net medal score for
the round. The winning team will be the one with the lowest
All other rules of golf
apply to the “Ball in Play” In particular please be aware of
Rule 14.2. Team members are not allowed to position
themselves on or close to an extension of the line of play
or the line of putt behind the ball.
Alan Bland, Chairman, GGGC Handicap &