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You have to take a two stroke penalty and hit from the same spot from your previous shot.

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Q: What happens if you lose your ball on a golf course?
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What happens if an animal on the golf course swallows your ball?

Lose a stroke

When should you change your golf ball?

You are only allowed to change your golf ball before you have commenced on a given hole, the exception being if you lose a golf ball. You should clearly state to all playing partners that you have changed your ball and what brand and number it is.

Can a golfer borrow a golf ball from another golfer if he run out?

Probably, but which golfer is going to lose that many golf balls, like they earn a gazillion dollars just for showing up at the course. They are probably aloud to its friendly.

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If you lose a golf ball Then take a penalty and hit another ball you then find the lost ball do you take the penalty or hit the lost ball?

Once you have taken the penalty and hit the new ball, you may not hit the old ball again. Play on with the penalty and the new ball.

Can you tee off with one ball and then switch balls on the fairway?

No, the ball you start the hole with is the hole you finish the hole with - unless of course you lose it.

What equipment do you need to play golf?

Golf clubs, golf balls, and a tee. To Play A Round Of Golf, You Need Clubs (Up To 14), A Good Supply Of Balls Incase You Lose A Few, Tees, A Golf Club Bag, A Glove (Optional), A Green Tool And A Ball Marker, And A Pencil.

Why do golf balls bounce well on cement?

Since golf balls and cement are both very dense, it is harder for the ball to lose it's energy after bouncing since there is nothing to absorb the energy.

What is the life span of a golf ball?

Ernie Els said there is only one birdie in a golf ball. On the pro tours a ball would only last around 6 holes, because the cover is so soft (Titlesit Pro V 1, Callaway HX, Taylormade TP) and the grooves are so sharp. An amateur could basically use a golf ball until they lose it. A golf ball if hit continously, depending on what type it is could last around 20 rounds before it would become dead.

What happens if more than two players double team the player who is holding the ball?

Nothing. That just means it is more likely for the player to lose the ball.

Why is it important to wear golf shoes when playing golf?

It is important that golfers wear golf shoes because of gripping. Since golfers swing a club to hit a ball, they need to make sure they are placed firmly. If they weren't, they would likely lose their balance and fall.

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