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A person is chipping or putting while off the green. One person is tending the flag and pulls it as the ball hits the green. Is this legal?
--Deb Y. from Montgomery, TX

Hi Deb. Thanks for writing MyGolfInstructor.com.

Yes, you can have the flag tended for you from anywhere on the golf course.

Also, if you do have someone tend it for you, even if you are not on the green, they need to remove it before the ball goes in the cup.

I hope that helps!

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