Tournament Rules

All The Scoring Club tournaments are open to golfers of all abilities however the following rules apply.

  • All players must have a valid CONGU handicap and provide proof on registration (Handicap certificates and or CDH number)

  • Maximum playing handicaps are 18 for men, 28 for women.

  • Players of higher handicap can compete but will only receive the maximum allowance

  • Singles events: Full Handicap

  • Pairs/Team events: 90% Handicap

  • Any player without a valid handicap, for example a Society player, can play in the event but are not eligable for top 5 prizes. They can compete for ancillary prizes such as Nearest Pin, Longest Drive, 2’s etc. Competitors without an official handicap who play in 3 The Scoring Club events will be allocated a playing handicap for future events based on their completed 3 cards.

  • All prizes for each event will be clearly advertised on the day in the clubhouse as well as in the literature when a player signs up to an event.

  • The General rules of golf are applied to all events as stipulated by the games governing body the R&A.

  • The championship committee results on the day will be final.