Handicapping

2019 Rules of Golf

A new era begins as the biggest changes to the Rules of Golf take effect for golfers and officials at all levels of the game. Below are links to valuable resources that will greatly assist with these changes, and visit USGA.org/rules for more information.

Click here for online Golf House Kentucky Rules Exam & Quiz

USGA Resources

USGA Rules Hub

– Download the USGA Rules of Golf App – Apple Store | Google Play Store

PDF Summary of each new rules change

PDF Explanation of each new rules change


1/2 day seminars covering changes to the Rules of Golf

These seminars will only cover the 2019 changes to the Rules of Golf. The presentation will last approximately 90 minutes, with question and answer session to follow. An optional test will be available for those who wish to attain certification to officiate at Golf House Kentucky events.

Tuesday, February 5th at University of Louisville GC (Louisville) – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST (optional test to follow)

Tuesday, February 5th at University of Louisville GC (Louisville) – 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST

Monday, February 11th at Golf House Kentucky (Louisville) – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST (optional test to follow)

Saturday, February 23rd at Paxton Park Golf Course (Paducah) – 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. CST

Thursday, February 28th at Golf House Kentucky (Louisville) – Ken Tackett Rules Seminar beginning at 9:30 a.m. EST (optional test to follow)

Wednesday, March 6th at Greenbrier G & CC (Lexington) – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, March 13th at Indian Hills CC (Bowling Green) – 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. CST

Saturday, March 16th at Benton CC (Benton) – 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. CST

Thursday, March 21st at Audubon CC (Louisville) – 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. EST (optional test to follow)

Thursday, March 28th at Eagles Nest Country Club (Somerset) - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. EST

Thursday, April 11th at Big Hickory Golf Course (Manchester) - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. EST

Monday, April 22nd at Hopkinsville Golf & Country Club (Hopkinsville) - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CST

Click here to register for any of the above workshops »

*More seminars may be added based on demand

Golf House Kentucky Sponsors

About Golf House Kentucky

Golf House Kentucky is the umbrella organization for Kentucky’s Family of Golf Organizations: Kentucky Golf Association, Kentucky PGA and Kentucky Golf Foundation. The vision of Kentucky’s golf leaders, Golf House Kentucky was founded in 1978, and is headquartered in a picturesque country setting in Louisville, Kentucky. Golf House Kentucky conducts competitions for golfers of all ages, gender and skill levels (amateur, professional and junior), and provides valuable services to Kentucky PGA professionals and member golf facilities. Working in partnership with the USGA, Golf House Kentucky provides individual golfers and member golf facilities with a wide range of services: Handicapping, USGA Course and Slope Rating, award programs, club consulting and golf management software. The family’s philanthropic affiliate, Kentucky Golf Foundation promotes the Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame, Kentucky golf museum and provides grant and scholarship programs for youth in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

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