The World Handicap System Has Arrived
Here are some of the most important changes for you to know, and we encourage you to visit https://www.usga.org/whs to learn more!
- Your Handicap Index may have changed slightly due to a new calculation
- You now have a Playing Handicap which allows for competing from different tees more easily
- Net Double Bogey has replaced Equitable Stroke Control (ESC) for the maximum hole score
- Your Handicap Index will be more responsive, updating the day after your play and post your score
- New and modern safeguards have been added to protect the accuracy of your Handicap Index