Establishing and maintaining a handicap is an important and essential part of the game of golf. Knowing your handicap is one of the best ways to assess how you are playing. The handicap system is used to make the competition between players of differing skill levels more even. Having a handicap therefore adds to the enjoyment of golf because it allows you to participate in - and possibly win - at outings and in competitive play, even against players who may be better than you.
The articles below will help you gain a more in-depth understanding of the handicap system and how handicaps make the game of golf more fun. So dive in and then share what you learn!