Par 4/HCP 6
On this hole, you can attack with the Driver if you can shoot “straight”.
A Penalty Area on the right and “out of bounds” on the left side protect the expected landing zone.
The attack of the Green should be possible, but be aware of the flower bed on the right and the bunkers.
Furthermore, the “out of bounds” on the left threatens all players.
Out of Bounds: Rule A-1
Boundary objects (white stakes) are treated as immovable even if they are movable or any part of them is movable (see Rule 8.1a)
Local Rule E-5
Alternative for Out of Bounds
For two penalty strokes, the player may take relief by the original ball or another ball in this (see Rule 14.3)
But the player may not use this option to take relief for the original ball when:
- That ball is to have come to rest in a , or
- The player has played another ball provisionally under penalty of (see Rule 18.3).
Penalty for Playing Ball from a Wrong Place in Breach of Local Rule: Under Rule 14.7a.
This Local Rule is not appropriate for national competitions or other competitions for skilled players.
White Stakes with Green Caps: Rule E-8The area within the flower bed defined by white stakes with green caps is a . When a ball is in the within the , the ball must not be played as it lies and relief must be taken from interference by the under Rule 17.1e.” Penalty for Playing Ball from a Wrong Place in Breach of Local Rule: General Penalty Under Rule 14.7a