Committee Resources

The Handicap Committee

An essential element of the World Handicap System is the Handicap Committee. Each golf club must appoint a Handicap Committee to ensure the integrity of each member's Handicap Index. This Committee must make certain that the members comply with the World Handicap System Rules of Handicapping.

The position of Handicap Chairperson requires a substantial amount of time and a basic knowledge of the World Handicap System. Resources are available to make the job easier and the NJSGA is here to help. Contact Director of Membership Services and Handicapping, Rich Kennedy for assistance.

The Chairperson and Committee

Duties and Responsibilities
Rules of Handicapping Section IV - Rules 7
The World Handicapping System
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