Karachi Golf Club

Celebrating 130 Years

Karachi Golf Club Local Rules

1. Out Of Bounds (Rule 27)
a. Beyond all boundary walls or any fence bounding the course.
b. Internal out of bounds as defined by white stakes or lines.
  Blue # 2 – Left Side
  Red # 9 – Behind the green
  Yellow # 14 – Left Side
  Yellow # 15 – Right Side
  Yellow # 18 – Club House area as marked
  Blue # 9 – Club House area as marked
2. Water / Lateral Water Hazards (Rule 26-1)
a. Yellow Stakes – Water Hazard.
b. Red Stakes – Lateral Water Hazard.
  The Stakes are inside the Hazard.
3. Immovable Obstruction (Rule 24-2)
a. Sprinkler Heads / Fixed irrigation Units / Pipe Lines.
b. Drink Kiosks.
c. Benches / litter Receptacles.
d. Pump House Right Side 3rd Hole (Red Course) / Store shed between Blue 2nd & 3rd fairway.
e. Sign Boards / Distance Markers / Tee Markers.
f. Safety Nets on Hole 5 & 9 Blue Course & Hole # 2 Red Course
g. Safety Net on Hole # 10 & Hole # 18 Yellow Course.
h. Artificial surfaces and sides of the Road and Paths.
4. Ground Under Repair (G. U. R.)
a. All areas marked by white lines or G.U.R. Boards.
b. All areas dug for pipe laying and maintenance.
c. Water channels formed near the fixed irrigation units.
5. Hole # 17 (Yellow Course)
  Balls not crossing the water from the tee, under penalty of one stroke the player shall play the ball from the “Drop Zone”
6. Protection of Young Trees Identified by “Black Band”
  If such a tree interferes with a player’s stance or the area of his intended swing, the ball must be lifted without penalty and dropped in accordance with the procedure prescribed in Rule 24-2b (1) (Immovable Obstruction). The ball may be cleaned when so lifted.
7. Removal of Stones from Bunkers
  Pebbles, stones, if any, found within the striking distance of the stroke, the player may remove them.