* A player may take relief from gravel areas (including roads and paths), and tyre ruts in the General Area (Abnormal Course Conditions)
* All fixed sprinkler heads and watering system covers are Immovable Obstructions.
* Permanent Drainage Areas on greens 4, 6, 15 and 16 may be treated as Ground Under Repair
* Rule 16.1 applies; Reference Point is nearest point of complete relief in the relevant area.
A ball coming to rest on or beyond any motor road (except the one crossing the 18th fairway), onto or beyond the horse ride to the right of the 6th fairway, or onto or beyond the road to the right of the 7th fairway, is Out of Bounds.
All ditches and gullies must be treated as Red Penalty Areas; Rule 17.1 applies. If the ball cannot be found, it must be known or virtually certain that the ball is in the Penalty Area; otherwise it is a lost ball.
A ball lying on a horse ride must be lifted and dropped in a Relief Area within 1 club length of the Reference Point, not nearer the hole, without penalty. A ball lying within 2 club lengths of the edge of a horse ride may be dropped in the same way.
Hole 3: (horse ride left of fairway) within 2 club lengths of either edge of the horse ride, not nearer the hole
Hole 16: (horse ride behind green) within 2 club lengths behind or either side of the edge of the horse ride, not nearer the hole
Hole 18: (horse ride traversing fairway) in line with the flag, within 2 club lengths from the edge of the ditch before the road
All other horse rides – within 2 club lengths from the edge of the horse ride, in line with where the ball lay and the flag
At the player’s option, dung from any animal may be treated as a Loose Impediment that may be removed under rule 15.1, or Ground Under Repair from which relief is allowed under rule 16.1
Matchplay: loss of hole
Stroke Play: 2 stroke penalty