Originally Posted by Chuck Kennedy
Presumably, the brush pile contains a bunch of unattached branches, logs and twigs. The player landing in there may try to remove the debris crossing their lie and run-up OR take up to 5m free relief behind their current lie until out of the brush pile.
Sure, as long as the lie is moved away from the pin along the line of play 5m or less, I can live with that. But you'd be throwing directly behind the brush pile and any follow through would have you stepping on the brush pile. You cannot move farther back to allow for your follow through.