Buenos Aires 2018 Rules & Regulations

Buenos Aires 2018 Rules & Regulations

Competition Rules and Regulations

Conditions for the Golf Competition during the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games may be found here. The Rules of Golf as approved by R&A Rules Limited and the USGA, together with the Conditions of Competition and Local Rules as approved by the IGF Event Delegate, shall apply.

Tie-Break Rules

In the event of a tie for any of the medal positions after three rounds in the individual or team competitions, the medal(s) will be decided by a hole-by-hole play-off to take place immediately after the final round has concluded. Any players tied for other positions will remain tied.
For the Team Competition, the scores of both players in the team count for the play-off.
The play-off holes are determined by the IGF Event Delegate


Any protest or appeal must be made in writing to the IGF Event Delegate within fifteen minutes of the final card being returned on the competition round in which the incident occurred. The competition is deemed to have closed when the medals has been presented to the winning players/teams at the Victory Ceremony.

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