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Some Simple How-To's for Newbies

By December 22, 2012

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There are plenty of rules and customary behaviors on golf courses that beginners sometimes struggle to pick up on. It's not that these things are difficult - most are very easy, actually - it's just that, well, there's always a first time. And not knowing what to do in a situation, when you haven't been in that situation before, is sometimes all it takes to prevent a person taking up the game of golf.

How do you tend the flagstick? It's a very simple process, but it's still a process, and one we describe for beginners here.

Other examples:
If you're a newcomer to golf, check our Golf For Beginners section for similar features, including a golf etiquette primer and the Golf Rules at a Glance.

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