water hazard

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Noun1.water hazard - hazard provided by ponds of water that the golfer must avoidwater hazard - hazard provided by ponds of water that the golfer must avoid
hazard - an obstacle on a golf course
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Fitzpatrick enjoyed a massive stroke of luck on the first play-off hole when his approach from 285 yards somehow plugged on a downslope just inches from a water hazard, but a poor pitch meant he could only match Pavan's par.
The player's ball was inside the margin of a water hazard but was resting against television cables.
The study is generating valuable data utilizing potential of flood forecasting model such as Integrating Flood Analysis System (IFAS) developed by International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM) Japan.
1 423 yards, par 4 An accurate drive is required on this slight dogleg right, with a long fairway bunker, water hazard and grass bunkers to the right of the fairway and dense trees to the left.
Rae's Creek is a particularly irksome water hazard on the NAGC course.
Stenson made an ideal start with birdies on the 11th and 12th, but then took seven on the 319-yard 16th when his approach spun back off the green into a water hazard.
Jesse Wall carried Christina Arsenault over a 278-yard course that was bedeviled by log hurdles, sand traps and a ''widow maker'' water hazard at Sunday River ski resort on Saturday to claim the crown in a time of 1 minute, 4.1 seconds.
Tee-shot will flirt with rough and trees, second shot carries a big water hazard.
International Centre for Water hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM), Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency - JAXA National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), Federal Flood Commission (FFD), national institutes, professional organizations, international experts from Australia, China, France, Indonesia and Japan will also take part in the workshop.
R26-1 Relief for Ball in Water Hazard states that if you and your playing partner(s) agree that the ball went into the water hazard, it is counted as being in the hazard, even if you can't find it.
CHILDREN can come face-to-face with Water Hazard from the hit TV show Ben 10 when a new toy shop opens in Leamington.
Three up after nine, McDowell seemed set to go further ahead when Colsaerts' drive on the short par-four 10th bounced over a public toilet and into a lateral water hazard.