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One shot penalty and you must replay the previous shot.

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Q: What is the penalty for hitting a shot out of bounds in golf?
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What is an ob in golf?

This stands for out of bounds. It is an area of the golf course or off the golf course which is not in play. If you hit your ball out of bounds, you cannot play your next shot from there, you must re-hit your shot from the place you originally played from. There is a one shot penalty for hitting out of bounds.


How much strokes does an out of bounds in golf cost you?

The penalty for hitting out of bounds is one shot, and you need to play another shot from where you played the original, so effectively it is two.If you hit you tee shot, 1st shot, out of bounds, add one stroke penalty, 2nd shot, them you are playing 3 off the tee, and therefore 4 from the fairway or rough.


What are the official rules in golf when hitting the ball out of bounds?

You must play another shot from the exact same place where you played the previous one from, and you receive a one shot penalty.


What is the rule if a ball touches the out of bounds line in golf?

If the ball finishes in bounds, there is no penalty, even if the ball travels out of bounds and somehow moves back in bounds. If the ball finishes on the out of bounds line (which is usually marked by white posts, or a fence) , it is deemed to be out of bounds, and you must replay your previous shot. You still have to count the out-of-bounds shot in your score, and there is also a one stroke penalty for hitting the ball out of bounds.


If you lose your golf ball out of bounds how many strokes are you penalised?

It is a one shot penalty and you must replay the shot. Some 1- off the tee ( out of bounds), 2- penalty shot, 3- off the tee, the next shot is 4.


Can you move an out of bounds stake to hit a shot?

In golf, out of bounds balls must be replayed from the designated drop area (with a penalty, of course). So, no, you can't move an out of bounds stake to hit a shot.


How many strokes for hitting a golf ball out of bounds?

There is a one stroke penalty and you must replay the shot from the same position, or as close as possible to original position. Simply, you stand on the tee, you hit your tee shot out of bounds (1), you take your penalty stoke (2) and replay the shot from the tee (3) so when you get down the fairway your next shot is your 4th.


Do the rules of golf allow the use of a towel to keep grips dry while hitting a shot?

No, you can not do this. You would incur a two shot penalty.


In foursomes alternative shot what is the penalty for using your team mates club if they have put the first drive out of bounds?

Two shot penalty.


In golf if you hit OB how far can you move your ball away from the hole?

Out of bounds is the strictest rule in golf, and often the harshest. You have to replay the ball from the exact same place you just played that shot from. So if you are on the tee and hit one out of bounds, you tee it up again and you are now playing your third shot off the tee (This includes the one shot penalty). If you are in the fairway and hit it out of bounds, you replay it from as close as possible to where the original was hit from.


What is the penalty for receiving advice on the golf course?

2 shot penalty, but only if you ask for it.


What comes after 3 off the tee if you hit this shot out of bounds?

Well, hitting out of bounds is a one shot penalty and you hit the next one from the same place. If you hit 3 off the tee OB, then the next one would be 5 off the tee and 6 from the fairway or rough etc.


What is the penalty for accidentally kicking your my golf ball?

One shot penalty and the ball must be replaced.


Where do you drop if you double hit a golf shot?

You don't drop unless it lands in the water or you can't find it. Double hitting is when you take a shot and the club hits the ball twice. Usually, you get a 1 shot penalty in most cases.


What is the time frame for hitting a GOLF shot?

when you punch my mom, she will not like you


What is mulligan in game of golf?

It is a free shot taken without penalty.


Penalty strokes for lost golf ball?

For a lost golf ball it is a one stroke penalty. You must go back to where you played the previous shot from.


The rules of penalty stroke in hockey?

There are no penalty strokes in hockey, theres penalty shots where basically a skater taking the shot has one shot to get the puck past the goalie. theres penalty strokes in golf


When playing stroke play if you lift your ball by mistake is there a penalty?

In golf if you lift your ball in golf by mistake it is a one shot penalty and the ball must be replaced.


What is the penalty for teeing off from the wrong place?

You must re-tee the golf ball in the correct tee off point and take a one stroke penalty so you'll be hitting your third shot off the tee.


If you hit your bag with your club on a golf swing is there a penalty?

No, no penalty. Just watch out. It is a one shot penalty if you hit the bag or equipment with your ball.


If a hit a tee shot out of bounds and you lose your ball Are you playing your 4th shot from the tee?

Player who hit "ob" is hitting 3 from the tee. If lose your ball on the tee shot you must return to the tee and re-tee hitting your 3rd shot.


If you take a shot in golf an it hits a tree an comes back an hits you is it a 2 shot penalty?

Yes, it is. If the ball hits the player at anytime there is a two shot penalty, and the ball must be played as it lies.


What if a golf ball hits the player?

One shot penalty and the ball must be played as it lies.


What happens in golf when you think you hit your shot into the water?

You have two options: You can take a 1 shot penalty and replay the ball from where you originally hit it; or you can take a 1 shot penalty and drop it behind the hazard as far as you want.