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Do the flag colors always mean the same thing - red = front, blue = back?

Not every course color codes their flags, but most do. If they don't color code them they will have a chart with a position of the day. For instance, they may say this is a "C" day or this is a #2 day. You will want to look on the chart provided on the scorecard or cart to see where the flag will be on each hole. If they are color coded use caution and check the coding with each course because red on one course may mean front, but it may mean something different on another course. Some courses use red, white and blue, while others use yellow, green and black. Others may use checkered flags. You never know so be sure to ask before you tee off if you can't find it written anywhere.

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