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Water Hazard - Definition from the Rules of Golf
This is the official definition of "water hazard" as it appears in the Official Rules of Golf.
What Is a Water Hazard in Golf? - About.com
On a golf course, a "water hazard" is a pond, lake, river, stream, sea, bay, ocean or any other open water on the course, including ditches and drainage ditches.
Rules of Golf - Rule 26: Water Hazards
In the absence of knowledge or virtual certainty that a ball struck toward a water hazard, but not found, is in the hazard, the player must proceed under Rule 27-1.
Lateral Water Hazard - Definition from the Rules of Golf
This is the official definition of "lateral water hazard" as it appears in the Official Rules of Golf.
Water Hazards (Meet the Golf Course) - About.com
Meet the golf course: Say hello to water hazards and lateral water hazards, common sites for golfers.
Line and Stake Color Meanings on Golf Courses
Here are green and yellow stakes next to a water hazard. Do you know what the colors mean?. Stuart Franklin/Getty Images. When it comes to colors on a golf ...
Dropping Behind a Water Hazard - What Does Keeping the Point - Golf
When a ball goes into a water hazard, a golfer can drop behind the hazard so long as he keeps the point where the ball crossed the hazard between the spot ...
Water Hazards at Oak Tree Golf Club - About.com
This photo shows one of the many water hazards around the golf course at Oak Tree Golf Club. Page 8.
Hazard - Definition of Golf Course Hazards - About.com
Note that water hazards (including lateral water hazards) don't have to actually have water in them to count as hazards. Water hazards should be denoted on the ...
What Do Red Stakes or Red Lines Mean on a Golf Course?
Answer: Red stakes and red lines on a golf course indicate a lateral water hazard . A lateral water hazard is differentiated from a "standard" water hazard by the ...