Local Rules


Diagram 2

Diagram 3


Alternative to Stroken and Distance 1   

Alternative to Stroke and Distance 2

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The USGA is rolling out a new Handicap System January 2020.  Below are links to learn more about it: 

Five things you need to know about the new Handicap System

Very Important – Maximum Score Rule:

New Maximum Score Rule

Below is  a terrific USGA handicap calculator.  It will be important for you to know your handicap DAILY so you might want to download this “ap” to your phone so you can easily check your current handicap status.