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' peb ' (no quotes) for the Club Name would return both"Pebble Beach
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Is one who can play to a Course Handicap™ of zero on any and all rated golf courses.
He (she) can hit tee shots an average of 250 (210) yards and reach a 470 (400)-yard
hole in two shots.
Is one with a Course Handicap of 20 (24). He (she) can hit tee shots an average
of 200 (150) yards and can reach a 370 (280)-yard hole in two shots.
USGA Course Rating™
The USGA® mark that indicates the evaluation of the playing difficulty of a
course for scratch golfers. It is based on yardage and other obstacles to the extent
that they affect the scoring difficulty of the scratch golfer. Example: 68.5
the one number every golfer worse than a scratch should check before deciding which
tees to play. This rating is the evaluation of the playing difficulty of a course
for the bogey golfer. It is based on yardage, effective playing length and other
obstacles to the extent that affect the scoring ability of the bogey golfer. To
figure out this number, other than from looking at this database, the bogey golfer
should take the Slope Rating®, divide it by the set factor (5.381 for men, and
4.24 for women) and add that to the Course Rating. The result is a target score
for the bogey golfer, and is a truer yardstick of the challenge that lies ahead
for the particular set of tees. Example: 96.3- which predicts the bogey golfer's
average of his ten best (out of twenty) scores would be approximately 96.3 from
this particular set of tees.
the USGA mark that indicates the measurement of the relative difficulty for the
bogey golfer compared to the Course Rating. Slope Rating is computed from the difference
between the bogey rating and the Course Rating. The lowest Slope Rating is 55 and
the highest is 155. Example: 125
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