USGA Handicap Procedures
Equitable Stroke Control

 

18 Hole Player Division

 

Equitable Stroke Control is the downward adjustment for handicap purposes

of unusually high scores on individual holes. 

 

For handicap purposes only, a score for any hole shall not exceed those listed in the following tables:

Course Handicap      Max on any Hole

 

         9 or less                    Double Bogey

        10 - 19                                  7

        20 - 29                                  8

        30 - 39                                  9

        40 or more                         10