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How to Follow Golf Etiquette

Watch more Manners & Etiquette videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn proper golf etiquette with these simple tips. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Learn the course rules Check the scorecard to learn course rules, including how to deal with out-of-bounds balls, lost balls, unplayable lies, cart paths, and water hazards. Step 2: Wait to hit the ball Wait until the group in front of you is at a safe distance before you hit the ball. Tip Yell "Fore!" if your shot gets close to another player. Step 3: Avoid slow play Avoid slow play by walking at a reasonable speed between shots. Encourage others to play if you are not ready. Step 4: Stand behind your opponent Stand behind your opponent and try not to make any noise while they are taking a shot. Tip Avoid yelling or throwing clubs at any time. Step 5: Replace divots and pitch marks Replace divots and pitch marks as they occur. Step 6: Avoid walking in opponent's line Avoid walking in your opponent's putting line. Mark your ball with a marker or coin, and offer to attend the flag when you are on the green. Step 7: Shake hands with players Show good sportsmanship by shaking hands with your opponents. Did You Know? In 1860, the first British Open was held at Prestwick Golf Club in Scotland.
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