Category: Handicap

How does your Handicap Change

How does a golf handicap change How does stroke play work? The benefits of Stoke play. Stroke play refers to a round of golf where the stokes taken over the course are added together to form a cumulative score. How Does Your Handicap Change Every time you play a round, your golf handicap has the […]

Matchplay Golf

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MatchPlay Golf The most exciting golf competition formula Matchplay Golf Matchplay is perhaps one of the most exciting and perhaps one of the most underused formats in golf. Rarely do you find regular Matchplay competitions being held at clubs at the weekend at there are just a few Matchplay tournaments on the professional tour? However, […]

Handicap Stroke Allowance

Handicap Stroke Allowance A Guide to golf handicap table and stroke allwance for Stableford and Matchplay competitions Handicap Stroke Allowance Stroke Allowance Guide A Guide to golf handicap table and stroke allowance for Stableford and Matchplay competitions   Handicap Stroke Allowance A quick guide to help you calculate the stroke allowance. The table below lets […]

Stroke Play – How Stroke Play Works

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Stroke Play – Golf How does stroke play work? The benefits of Stoke play. Stroke play refers to a round of golf where the stokes taken over the course are added together to form a cumulative score. Stroke Play How does stroke play work? The benefits of Stoke play. Stroke play refers to a round […]

How to Calculate Stableford Points

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Using Stableford Scoring How are stableford points worked out and how to calculate your scores on individual holes. How to Use Stableford Scoring To calculate how many Stableford points you score, you firstly need to work out your awarded shots on the particular hole.   Awarded shots are how many additional strokes per hole you […]

Awarding Shots In Stableford

Awarding Shots in Stableford

Awarding Shots in Stableford Awarding Shots & Awarding Shots You firstly must calculate on which golf holes you will be awarded shots. These Awarded Shots will allow you to correctly calculate your Stableford points. For each shot of your handicap, you must assign it to a hole. Awarded Shots with Stableford Scoring You firstly must […]

Using the Stroke Index

Stroke Index (SI) Stroke Index When using Stableford scoring, you must first know your handicap. Your handicap is used to award you with a number of shots per hole depending on the Stroke Index of a particular hole. The stroke index of each golf hole is defined as the difficulty of one hole in comparison to other […]

Stableford Calculation

Golf Stableford Calculation

Stableford Calculation An insight into the Stableford Scoring Stableford – Rules and Calculation A guide on how to calculate your Stableford Points and calculate your golf handicap, stroke index and more Stableford Rules and Stableford Calculator Stableford is a fantastic way to play golf and it’s growing in popularity.   Unlike Stroke Play which counts […]

Buffer zones and Stroke Index

Golf Handicap Buffer Zones and Stroke Index How does your golf handicap go and down. How does it change? How does your golf handicap change – Buffer Zones and Stroke Index Learn how to calculate your golf handicap Your golf handicap is recalculated every time you add a scorecard either in a golf club competition […]

Golf Handicap Introduction

Golf Handicap

Golf Handicap Learn everything you need you know about the World Handicap System, your golf handicap by using our easy to understand guides. What is a golf handicap? A golf handicap is the measurement of your golfing ability and allows you to play against other golfers on a fair basis. It’s therefore an excellent measurement […]