The Official Rules of Golf by United States Golf Association (Universal)
Released: Dec 31, 2009
Version: 6.3.1
Size: 54 MB
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The Official Rules of Golf

United States Golf Association
The USGA’s official app for the Rules of Golf, which is always kept up to date with the latest Rules content. The following documents are included in this app:

• Player's Edition of the Rules of Golf
• The Full Rules of Golf
• The Official Guide to the Rules of Golf (includes Interpretations, Committee Procedures, Model Local Rules, and the Modified Rules for Players with Disabilities)
• Note – The Player's Edition is a shortened version of the Rules written specifically for golfers. The Full Rules and the Official Guide are designed for referees and tournament administrators, and are available after enabling Expert Mode within the app’s Settings.

App features include:

• Every Rule, Definition and Interpretation available instantly
• Rules videos, FAQs, topic overviews, and quizzes
• Powerful search tool to quickly locate information on any Rules topic
• Simple, fast, and intuitive navigation
• Quick hyperlinking to all definitions, Rule number references, and related Rules documents

Additional resources on the Rules of Golf are available at

Have any questions? Feel free to reach out to us anytime at or 908-326-1850!

What's new in version 6.3.1
Thanks for using the USGA Rules of Golf app! This version includes:

• Version 6.3.1 fixes an app navigation bug
• Faster app launch and individual screen loading times
• Improved app experience when offline or with slow connection
• Expert Users – app launches directly to Rules home screen
• Committee Procedures – improved navigation, content now searchable
• All Rule/definition/section references now hyperlink
• Additional Spanish content
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Our verdict: Good
  • + The Official Rules of Golf is a highly rated app (4-star).
  • + The app is free.
  • + The Official Rules of Golf is currently ranked #243 in free Sports apps for iPhone, as well as #119 in free Sports apps for iPad.
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