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Clubs Fight Back From Ravages of Cyclone Debbie

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Queensland golf clubs ravaged by the fallout from Cyclone Debbie have fought back strongly despite significant damage to courses, buildings and machinery.

Clubs impacted were located from Bowen, Proserpine and Collinsville in the north to Carbrook, Logan City, Mt Warren Park and Windaroo Lakes in the south. Others on the coast,

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News release: Rules of Golf to be modernised

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The R&A and the USGA have unveiled a preview of the proposed new Rules of Golf, as part of a joint initiative to modernise the Rules and make them easier to understand and apply.

The online release of this preview begins a six-month feedback and evaluation period during which all golfers worldwide can learn about the proposed changes and provide input before they are finalised in 2018 and take effect on 1 January 2019.

The announcement follows a comprehensive review process that began in 2012 with a working group of key R&A and USGA Rules administrators, professional tour officials and other Rules experts. While the Rules are revised every four years, this is the first fundamental review since 1984, and was established to ensure the Rules fit the needs of today’s game and the way it is played around the world.

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Golf Is Good For the Environment

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Have you ever thought about how much golf benefits the environment?

Improving air quality, discouraging pests, providing wildlife habitats and protecting water resources are just some of the reasons why golf is an environmentally sustainable sport.

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Extend Your Life By Playing Golf

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People who play golf regularly could live up to five years longer according to a study of 300,000 golfers by the Karolinska Institute in Sweden.

Golfers can expect a five-year increase on their life expectancy which is 40 per cent long-er than for people who don’t golf regularly.

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Improve Your Fitness By Playing Golf

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You may not think of golf as a great, simple way to get healthier. It’s a silly game at times - hitting a little, white ball around a field to get it into a hole in the least amount of shots.

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