A live insect is crawling on a player's ball
which is lying in a bunker.
a) May the player blow the insect from their
b) May the player wave their hand over the
ball to encourage the insect to fly away?
c) May the player remove the insect with
Note: An insect is a loose impediment and
may not be touched or physically removed
when the player's ball lies in a hazard.
However, as the insect is animate and
capable of moving on its own, the player may
take action, such as waving his hand or a
club or towel, to encourage the insect to
move, Decision 23-1/5.5.