UPDATE | World Handicap System

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By : BGA ProShop

The WHS is now live in Australia.

All handicaps displayed on www.golf.org.au, as well as all handicaps being provided to you through our Handciap System and Golf Genius competition management software system, have been calculated under the new WHS rules. 
  • Golf’s two international governing bodies, The R&A and the United States Golf Association (USGA), have worked together with the world’s major handicapping authorities to develop a single handicap system for the game Golf Australia (GA) is one of the organisations that has been closely involved.

  • www.golf.org.au is the only authorised website that will display your handicap record when the WHS goes live in Australia on 30 January 2020.

  • If you have questions about the WHS you can speak to your club, or you can email Golf Australia at rules&handicapping@golf.org.au

  • Please see the Golf Australia website at https://www.golf.org.au/whs/ for more information or see the below image for more details.


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