Ryder Cup ground rules
Ground rules to follow
Here is a glance at the various rules in place during the 39th Ryder Cup competition at Medinah Country Club, along with safety tips for spectators:
Smoking is allowed in outdoor areas only. Smoking is not permitted on pavilion patios.
No cameras are allowed during tournament play.
What you can bring in:
One bottle of water with an unbroken seal per spectator.
Rules on the course:
• Stay behind gallery ropes and cooperate with the marshals.
• Kneel or sit if you are in the front rows.
• Spectators must remain still throughout each shot and do not move until all players in the group have played or holed out.
• Walk carefully, never run.
• Display your ticket or badge at all times.