How to stick to the rules -- and avoid the traps of the game Filled with tips and anecdotes from the pros plus the 34 rules of golf, this ideal companion to the top-selling Golf For Dummies, 2nd Edition includes: Expert advice on the do's and don'ts of golf etiquette -- from dress code to betting on the game Advice on how to survive a business golf outing -- plus tips on behavior as both a spectator and a player The inside scoop on proper etiquette, from replacing divots to using your cell phone
John Steinbreder is an award-winning senior writer for Golfweek magazine, Contributing Editor to MetGolfer, and the author of six books.
Introduction. PART I: you've Got to Play by the Rules. Chapter 1: We Didn't Make the Rules. Chapter 2: It's Not Just a Game (Why Golfers Are So Devoted to Golf). Chapter 3: The Rules (And I'm Not Talking about Dating). PART II: The Unwritten Rules: How to Handle yourself on (And off) the Course. Chapter 4: Universal Truths and Other Rules to Live By. Chapter 5: This Isn't Caddyshack: Playing on Public and Private Courses. Chapter 6: Driving Ranges, Putting Greens, and Other Practice Facilities. Chapter 7: Taking Care of Business. PART III: Even More Rules ... For Players and Spectators. Chapter 8: The Do's and Don'ts of Golf Outings. Chapter 9: Keeping Your Cool on the Course: Fan Etiquette. PART IV: The Part of Tens. Chapter 10: The Ten Most Devastating Penalties. Chapter 11: The Ten Best Games and Bets to Make in Golf. Chapter 12: Ten Things You Can Learn about Golf Rules and Etiquette from the Movies. PART V: Appendixes. Appendix A. Appendix B. Index. Book Registration Information.