Handicap Adjustment System



1.      Effective October 2019, handicap adjustments to those who win a tournament shall be as follows:

 

1st Place:

a.      Handicap 0-9: 1.0 stroke

b.      Handicap 10-19: 1.5 strokes

c.       Handicap 20+: 2.0 strokes

d.      Majors: additional 10%

 

2nd Place:

a.      Handicap 0-9: 0.5 strokes

b.      Handicap 10-19: 0.8 strokes

c.       Handicap 20+: 1.0 stroke

d.      Majors: additional 5%

 

3rd Place:

a.      Handicap 0-9: 0.3 strokes

b.      Handicap 10-19: 0.4 strokes

c.       Handicap 20+: 0.5 strokes

d.      Majors: additional 3%

 

Standard Scratch:

a.      Standard scratch is set at 36 each week. Whether or not a player wins an event or cashes, a 0.1 strokes per point above Standard Scratch will be docked from their handicap.