South African Golfer's Guide to the USGA Course Rating System, covering Course and Slope Rating and the Calculation of Handicaps.
The new USGA Course Rating System, including Slope, will replace the current SAGA Course rating system on the 3rd of September 2018. Please see below a full alphebetical listing of all courses in South Africa detailing the new USGA Course Ratings and the Slope Ratings.
The R&A and the USGA have announced key features of the proposed new World Handicap System (WHS), designed to provide all golfers with a consistent measure of playing ability globally. For further information, check out the full Press Release and section 17 of our Frequently Asked Questions page.
Liberty Corner, N.J., USA and St Andrews, Scotland (February 20, 2018): The way golfers around the world will calculate their handicaps is set to be transformed by a new system developed by the USGA and The R&A, with key features designed to provide all golfers with a consistent measure of playing ability.
This month we look at the following changes to the South African Handicap system and manual decided upon by The South African Golf Association (SAGA) and Women’s Golf South Africa (WGSA) according to international trends.
Handicaps Network Africa is excited to announce the launch of the new HNA Handicaps App on the iStore, Google Play store and mobi site. The app will allow all golfers to submit their golf scores through the platform and have them directly loaded onto the HNA system.
HNA are excited to announce the launch of the new Premium subscription service. By subscribing to the HNA Premium service you can now not only enter your handicap scores on any mobile phone, but by capturing your hole by hole scores and stats, you can also get a host of statistics to help you improve your game.
Cape Town, South Africa, 10 October 2013 - The South African Golf Association today announced that they have signed an agreement with the United States Golf Association (USGA) to license their golf course rating system.
The South African Golf Association, (SAGA) will make the following changes to the South African Handicap Manual with effect from 1 April 2013 based on extensive feedback from golfers, club captains and club managers.
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