Anthony Pioppi

About the Author Anthony Pioppi

Anthony Pioppi, who has spent several years writing about and working in golf course maintenance, can be reached at

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Growing the Game

The Prime Rule in Golf: Have Fun

The recent proposed rule changes that the USGA and R&A proposed are all designed to speed up the game and make it more fun. My suggestion to help lessen the perceived rigidity of golf is for the governing bodies to let golfers know it is perfectly fine to essentially ignore the rules.