Face On Putting

Putting Rules

Explanation of the putting rules for the face on putting stroke.

The USGA had banned croquet-style putting “between the legs”
and also standing on extension of Line of the putt.

But if you stand next to the line of your putt it’s 100% legal that way.

Face on Putting demontration from Patrice Dionne on Vimeo.

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Face on / Side Saddle putting USGA rule

Is use of a side saddle stroke permitted? Yes, so long as the player does not anchor the club.


GP putter full view

View of GP putter


GP putter head view

Head view of the face on GP putter


GP putter is 3 1/16 inch wide

The GP putter is 3 1/16 inch wide.

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