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What is proper way to watch a playing partner's putt if on same line? Can I stand directly behind them while putting as long as I am several feet away?

You can stand behind him, but the important thing is not to stand in his line of sight. Most players will tell you if they can still see you out of their peripheral vision. Some players, however, will not and you don't want to be responsible for them missing their putt. What I do is stand to the side and as soon as they hit, hurry over so I can watch the putt roll down the line. Perfectly legal!

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