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Golf Handicap Calculator

You can use this calculator to find out your golf handicap.

It’s ultra simple and extremely quick to use. We’ll walk you through how to use it, and what all of the terms in the calculator mean.

How do I use the handicap calculator?

It’s really simple. Just enter five or more rounds of your scores. That’s the 18-hole score.

The other two metrics are the course rating and the course slope. Every golf course has these ratings. You can find them on the scorecard or usually on the website.

Round # USGA
Course
Rating
USGA
Course
Slope
18-hole
score
Round #1
Round #2
Round #3
Round #4
Round #5
Round #6
Round #7
Round #8
Round #9
Round #10
Round #11
Round #12
Round #13
Round #14
Round #15
Round #16
Round #17
Round #18
Round #19
Round #20
Handicap Index

What is a golf handicap?

Well, the USGA has the following to say:

"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. The System provides a fair Course Handicap for each player, regardless of ability..."

USGA

I hope this calculator helps you get out on the course!