18 Sports golf tips: leaf rule

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ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – This week we look through the rule book for the leaf rule.

A big problem is falling leaves on a golf course as the golf season heads into the fall. This situation gets worse day by day. Many times golfers will hit a drive into a fairway that has fallen leaves and be unable to find their ball. This is typically a stroke and distance penalty.

PGA Professional Steve Volpicelli gives us the explanation of the abnormal course conditions rule.

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