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Find out what the World Handicap System means for you as a golfer with details from what is the WHS and why it was created to how your handicap is calculated through your handicap index.Find out more
Helping you understand the new handicap system
It will replace the six different systems currently used by over 15 million golfers in more than 80 countries.
It has been developed by The R&A and The United States Golf Association (USGA), supported by the world’s handicapping authorities, including CONGU, which represents the four home countries of Great Britain and Ireland.