AGA Services » Handicapping

Have questions about the AGA's transition to GHIN? We've put together a list of frequently asked questions to help you through the process. Topics include member numbers, handicap records, tournament administration and more.

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A helpful listing of general definitions within the USGA Handicap System.

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The purpose of the USGA Handicap System is to make the game of golf more enjoyable by enabling players of differing abilities to compete on an equitable basis. While the USGA developed the rules of the Handicap System and the formulas used in its calculation, it does not issue them directly to individual golfers. 

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Additional resources including Handicap Index calculation, competing from different tees and related USGA publications.

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