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Handicap Competition and Rules (HCR) Committee 

Handicap Competition and Rules (HCR) Committee    I thought it would be useful to give members an update on recent discussion topics at the HCR committee.   World Handicap System (WHS)   Members should be aware of some changes about to be implemented for the WHS, from January 2024. We have provided a link to […]

Clarification on Match Play Handicap Allowance

Handicap allowance: The playing handicap will be as  determined using the FPG “calculo de handicap de campo e jogo” based on the recommended WGS 90% allowance for fourball betterball format of play. Following which the lowest handicapped player will play from scratch with the other players receiving the adjusted difference in playing handicap. There is […]

Meeting Handicap Rules and Competition Committee

FPG, no changes required under general rules to any handicaps. Reminder that everyone playing in a competition should put a card in if at all possible. A golf handicap is important to maintain and the committee encourages cards to be submitted but will not be enforced. Cards can be submitted electronically or via the members […]