Local Rules

Prestbury Golf Club - Local Rules

  1. Out of Bounds (Rule 18.2)
    Out of bounds is defined by the line between the course-side points at ground level of white stakes and fence posts. Out of bounds is also defined by any boundary of the course area.

    In the clubhouse area including the car parks, connecting roads, putting green on or beyond the white lines on the Carriage Drive and beyond the nearest inside points at ground level of the white stakes and/or white lines /discs.

    The boundary to the left of the 15th hole is defined by the small ditch/channel running parallel to the road.

    2. Penalty Areas (Rule 17)
    Penalty areas are defined by either red or yellow posts.

    When playing the 3rd, 11th and the 12th holes the wooded area to the left hand side of the holes is a penalty area and is marked with red stakes.

    The penalty area to the right hand side of the 12th hole extends to and coincides with the out of bounds edge.

    The stream to the left hand side of the 16th hole is a red penalty area which for practical reasons is not marked with red stakes. The margin of the penalty area is defined as where the ground breaks.

    3. Abnormal Course Conditions
    Immovable obstructions (Rule 16.1) - The Carriage Drive, cinder or other artificial surfaced oaths, artificial steps, manhole covers, sprinkler heads and drainage grids.

    The wall in front of the cottages at the 6th hole and the path to the left of the 14th hole is an integral part of the course.

    THE FOOTPATH CROSSING HOLES 1,6,9,14 AND 18 IS A PUBLIC RIGHT OF WAY.

    4. Suspension of play
    A suspension of play for a dangerous situation will be signalled by one prolonged blast of the siren.

    All other suspensions will be signalled by three consecutive blasts of the siren.

    In either case, resumption of play will be signified by two short blasts.

    IN CASE OF EMERGANCY - TEL 01625828241
    POST CODE: SK10 4BJ

Prestbury Golf Club
Local Rules