Hole 15

Downhill

Par 4/HCP 16

Pro-Tip

This Hole is heaven for “straight” players.

On the left side is “out of bounds” on the right side, the player faces rough condition.

If the ball lands on the Fairway, it may roll down to the Green.

It would help if you executed the second shot with care because of your stance due to the slope.

The flag position also plays an essential role to get a good score.

Tee-Offs
263
251
238
223
217

Out of Bounds: Rule A-1

Out of bounds is defined by the line between the course-side points at ground level of white stakes and fence posts.

Boundary objects (white stakes) are treated as immovable even if they are movable or any part of them is movable (see Rule 8.1a)


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Local Rule E-5

Alternative for Out of Bounds

When a player’s ball has not been found or is known or virtually certain to be out of bounds, the player may proceed as follows rather than proceeding under stroke and distance.

For two penalty strokes, the player may take relief by dropping the original ball or another ball in this relief area (see Rule 14.3)

But the player may not use this option to take relief for the original ball when:

Penalty for Playing Ball from a Wrong Place in Breach of Local Rule: General Penalty Under Rule 14.7a.

This Local Rule is not appropriate for national competitions or other competitions for skilled players.

 

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White Stakes with Green Caps: Rule E-8

The area within the flower bed penalty area defined by white stakes with green caps is a no play zone. When a ball is in the no play zone within the penalty area, the ball must not be played as it lies and relief must be taken from interference by the no play zone under Rule 17.1e.” Penalty for Playing Ball from a Wrong Place in Breach of Local Rule: General Penalty Under Rule 14.7a


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