Rules & Conditions


Posting here is a privilege, not a right.

  • While debating and discussion is fine, rudeness, insulting posts, personal attacks, or purposeless inflammatory posts will not be tolerated. Our Moderator’s decision is final.
  • No threads or posts bashing other forums or their members.
  • Other Golf related message board links are allowed if they reciprocate. Members may post their names without fear of being banned here.
  • No removal of our content to be used on other sites (unless watermarked) without prior consent from management. Watermarked Bettinardi pictures can be redistributed.
  • No foul language. Keep it clean.
  • Each member is allowed one login account. Registering with multiple accounts is not allowed. No impersonating another member. Multiple identities and false e-mail addresses are not allowed.
  • Nude pictures are not allowed. Photo gallery is for family, friends, and golf related photos. No objectionable material.
  • No religion or political discussions.
  • Treat others the way you want to be treated. Mutual respect is a key component to preservation of the site’s goals.
  • Note that while these rules cover most common situations, they cannot anticipate everything. Consequently, our Moderators reserve the right to take any actions we deem appropriate to ensure these forums are not disrupted or damaged in any way.
  • We reserve the right to ban anyone who willfully violates the rules.
  • We reserve the right to remove offensive posts without notice.
  • No mentioning of 3rd Party Refinishers or Distributors.
  • No mentioning of businesses and/or others selling product.

Any threads/posts of these types will be deleted.

Terms and Conditions

By posting in this forum, you are agreeing to the terms below.

  • “Members” means you (when you have accepted this Membership Agreement) and the other members of the Bettinardi Colony.
  • “Postings” means any postings by the Members in the Forum area.
  • “Content” means all Member-submitted content that is displayed on the Bettinardi Colony.
  • “Administrators” are the individuals who host, moderate or supervise the Community Services on behalf of the Bettinardi Colony.

Please note that you may not:

  • Solicit for advertisers or sponsors.
  • Send unsolicited advertising, promotional materials or commercial solicitations to third parties, including other Members.
  • Post sponsorships or third-party advertisements or banners.

Termination of Membership

Please be aware that your access may be revoked if you fail to abide by these terms. In the event this should occur, you agree not to re-register as a Member of the Bettinardi Colony. Furthermore, you acknowledge that we reserve the right to take action “technical, legal or otherwise” to block, nullify or deny your ability to submit Postings and Content. You understand that we may exercise this right in our sole discretion. We also reserve the right to disable or terminate a Member’s account, without notice, if there is a period of extended inactivity. If your membership is terminated or deactivated by us, your Content will be deleted and your user name associated with your account may be given to another Member without notice to you.

Community Security; Violations of Law-Violations of system and network security are prohibited, and may result in criminal and civil liability. Examples of system and network security violations include the following:

  • Any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to add friends.
  • Use of software that allows your account to stay logged on while you are not actively using the account.
  • Unauthorized access to or use of data, systems or networks, including any attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without the express authorization of the owner of the system or network.