Given the complexity of some of the tests used to evaluate equipment for conformance to the Rules of Golf, the following protocols are available, describing how they are conducted. This is to encourage a better understanding of the measurement techniques, which can be replicated by manufacturers during the development of their new products, to ensure that they do not exceed any limits.
Did you know?
Stricter Rules introduced in 2010 mean that players should no longer generate as much spin from the rough as from the fairway
The Rules Academy is an online version of the Level 1 Introductory Rules School and provides an interesting and easy way to learn the basics of the Rules of Golf. Try to gain an official R&A certificate by taking the online Level 1 Exam at the end of the course.