considerate behavior toward others; a polite remark or gesture
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.
APPLYING ON THE GOLF COURSE
One area of the course where it is important for players to be courteous to others is on the first tee. It’s the first tee that players often have to greet others who they may not know when they get paired in a foursome to play the course. It is also important for players to be courteous when other are getting prepared or ready to play.
APPLYING AT HOME
Parents: Ask your child to think about three ways they can show courtesy at school, home or playing other sports, then record when you seem them do it.