Important information about 9 hole rounds within the WHS
In the last 24 to 48 hours, some golfers who have played 9 hole rounds within WHS may have seen a slight change in their handicap index. This is a result of a challenge to the interpretation of the technical specification of WHS regarding the 9 hole score differential.
To ensure that players handicap index are correctly calculated all 9 hole score differentials have been re-calculated and changes applied to players scoring records.
The change for most golfers will be minimal and once applied will be correctly calculated moving forward.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused and for the lack of advanced notice.