## Handicaps

Index An
"Index" by definition means you are using the USGA formula to calculate
handicaps. HS follows the exact USGA formula to calculate in...

Wed, 26 Mar, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Sometimes higher scores are being used to calculate a golfer's handicap. Why? Handicaps are based on your BEST handicap differentials...not lowest sco...

Sat, 28 Jun, 2014 at 10:58 PM

How do I setup a "Short course" Handicap? A "short course" has a slope of 113 (unsloped course) and a rating assigned by USGA. A short ...

Thu, 12 Mar, 2015 at 1:31 PM

A "Course Handicap" is calculated from the index and is based on the following equation... Course Handicap = Index X (Slope of home course tee /...

Thu, 11 Sep, 2014 at 3:58 PM

How do I show a view or report with multiple handicaps (handicap for each tee)? Handicap System can show “Course Handicaps” on up to 6 course/tee boxes si...

Tue, 5 Jan, 2016 at 10:12 AM

Given the same exact 20 scores to use, HS will always calculate the
exact same index for any golfer...the formula is always the same.
When you ...

Wed, 31 Jul, 2013 at 2:50 PM

Handicap System calculates exact USGA Indexes...however USGA does not "approve" or recommend any software. See the USGA FAQ's for details (...

Fri, 7 Nov, 2014 at 7:41 PM

The Handicap System tracks member's handicaps and
Tournament Manager runs tournaments. We break our programs apart
because many organizations have...

Wed, 1 Apr, 2015 at 7:06 AM

Second Best Score System The USGA has developed a simple estimator of a player's ability called "Second Best Score System"
or "Second...

Sat, 31 May, 2014 at 11:19 AM

When calculating a differential in which the gross
score is less than the USGA Course Rating, you will get a negative
number. With enough of these &quo...

Wed, 21 Aug, 2013 at 2:25 PM