Handicap Allowances

Team Competitions


· The percentage of a course handicap for use in a handicapped competition

· Based on the format of play


Using the recommended allowance for the net competitions in the WGAWNY:


One Day Medal—N/A


Two Gal, Two Day– 80%*

Four Gal—90%*




· 80% after slope adjustment with a maximum of 19 to start, which means no player gets more than 14 shots.

        Example: Max of 21.4. index on a slope rating of 126 is 24 so the max of 80% is 19.