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How Long Is Golf’s Rule Book Compared To Other Sports?

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When the first known Rules of golf – the 13 Articles and Laws in Playing at Golf – were drawn up in Edinburgh in 1744, they were just 338 words long. Using a smallish font size, they fit on a single page.

Although many of the principles contained in those 13 articles remain, the Rules of Golf have evolved slightly over the last 280 years. The current 2023 Rules of Golf are considerably longer.


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