1 HONESTY - Golf is unique from other sports in that players regularly call penalties on themselves and report their own score.
2 INTEGRITY - Golf is a game of etiquette and composure. Players are responsible for their actions and personal conduct on the golf course even at times when others may not be looking.
3 SPORTSMANSHIP - Players must know and abide by the rules of golf and be able to conduct themselves in a kind and respectful manner towards others even in a competitive game.
4 RESPECT - In golf it is important to show respect for oneself, playing partners, fellow competitors, the golf course, and for the honor and traditions of the game.
5 CONFIDENCE - Confidence plays a key role in the level of play that one achieves. Players can increase confi dence in their abilities by being positive and focusing on something they are doing well regardless of the outcome.
6 RESPONSIBILITY - Players are responsible for their actions on the golf course. It is up to them to keep score, repair divots, rake bunkers, repair ball marks on the green, and keep up with the
pace of play.
7 PERSEVERANCE - To succeed in golf, players must continue through bad breaks and their own mistakes, while learning from
8 COURTESY - A round of golf should begin and end with a handshake between fellow competitors. Players also should be
still and quiet while others are preparing and performing a shot.
9 JUDGMENT - Using good judgment is very important in golf. It comes into play when deciding on strategy, club selection, when to play safe and when to take a chance, the type of shot players consider executing, as well as making healthy choices on and off the golf course.
PHYSICAL HEALTH is the result of regular physical activity (Play), proper diet and nutrition (Energy), and incorporating proper safe practices (Safety) and rest for physical recovery.
EMOTIONAL HEALTH is a state of emotional and psychological well-being in which an individual is able to use his or her cognitive and emotional capabilities (Mind), contribute to a healthy home (Family), and meet the ordinary demands of everyday life while preparing for the future (Vision).
SOCIAL HEALTH is the process of creating and maintaining healthy relationships (Friends) through the choices we make, obtaining knowledge (School) and participating in extended social opportunities (Community) that
contribute to good health conditions, longevity, productivity and a positive attitude.