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I signed up through the Tennessee Golf Association and chose a club that's at a course I like to play... but I play here, there and everywhere. They have no special impact on your Handicap Index calculation. I just started tracking my handicap and was wondering if I am doing the home vs away designation right. So as to your concern, how would you prefer to have this issue considered in the calculations? Post a score from your latest round of golf. Well, after reading these posts I am seeing this a little differently now. As a result, my handicap has dipped down to a 1.9. In the last 8 years I haven't played my (old) home course at all and the closest I've gotten to my home 'cap was 3.9 at the end of 2018. The system defaults to today for the round you are posting.   Pasted as rich text. If I figured they didn't know much about golf I'd say "About 4". Why wouldn't you expect to play better on a course you play 3x a week than one you play once or twice in a lifetime? First, welcome to WRX, and thank's for reviving an old thread.   Your link has been automatically embedded. If you want to compete at all levels of golf, you need a handicap (or handicap index, as it is more appropriately termed). I've lost strokes because of misread putts and hitting the wrong irons into greens, mostly. Thanks! To me the biggest difference is 'never played it before' vs 'played it a couple times'. Most people don't understand handicaps and I'm sure they'd think I was an a-hole if I admitted to my "real" handicap and then shot an 80. This is the club that you play out of, have a membership at, and is responsible for validating your scores. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, Press J to jump to the feed. Under USGA Handicapping rules, you can only have 1 home course. Non-Club members can still post at a Club kiosk by clicking on “Guest Score Posting” and entering their GHIN number to post a score. [quote name='DaveGoodrich' timestamp='1438033991' post='12029798'] Upload or insert images from URL. My complete guess as to the "line", or percentage of rounds played at a single course, where an overall 'cap s/b be (roughly) the same home and away would be somewhere around 50% of their rounds at a single course, while the other 50% are at a variety of different courses. How does the home/away thing work if I joined and internet-based (Golf Southern Cal Club) club in order to get my handicap index. From 1987, for near 20 years, I was a 2-4 at home (lowest 1.8,,,,,,, until the following revision LOL) where, until about 15 years ago, I played 90% of my rounds. At the end of the day, it doesn't REALLY matter though. Additionally, a golfer can manually enter their score information if they played a set of tees that is not currently in the Course Rating System database. But my ability hasn’t changed. The USGA has licensed a system, the GHIN service, to provide a handicap index. (ii) reads as follows: [quote][b](ii) Numerous Away or Internet Scores Change Index[/b] The handicap system measures ability / potential. My problem is that i record my cards on TSG and have a handicap of 10.8 which is ok for there, but when I go and play other courses which is one or twice a month I really struggle to play to that sort of Handicap, more like 14-15 2. So I've always just used away when posting scores; since I don't have a true home course that I play all the time & therefore "should" be better at.   Your previous content has been restored. Competition scores are not weighed any differently than Home or Away scores, but by identifying the score as a competition score it will assist the Handicap Committee during their review process and ensure that the Rules of Handicapping are applied correctly. Display as a link instead, × Create Profile Scores can be posted directly to the Internet by clicking on the Post On-Line icon, downloading the GHIN moble app. When posting a score, if a golfer is unable to select a particular facility, they have the option to Post a Score via Manual Entry. Don’t have a GHIN Number or need to … MGA ANNOUNCES THE 2021 EVENT SCHEDULES. I just started keeping an official handicap a few months ago. I play all over and use the GHIN app to enter most of my scores. In my experience you are EXACTLY correct. Thanks! For play in The Villages, Select Home button. What if I need my handicap outside of the U.S.? 2 sets of SRIXON! If I don’t finish posting within X minutes or if I walk away does it go back to the home screen? This is the club that you play out of, have a membership at, and is responsible for validating your scores. A player will have 24 hours to post a score if it is a home score. How does the home/away thing work if I joined and internet-based (Golf Southern Cal Club) club in order to get my handicap index. On the final screen you can change to a different Date played or score Type (Tournament, Away or Home) or make any other corrections before the score is entered into your handicap record. If my "away" scores had been calculated separately I'd have been no better than a 10 "away". This will provide the GHIN system with the correct slope rating for calculation purposes. Surely 'home play' for these folks is different than it would be for the golfer who is a member of a club with only one course. Old post, but new to me.... Does that mean all scores are "away?" or visiting www.GHIN.com. from. Although I've played the course my whole life and maybe a dozen times this summer, I live 2 hours away from my parents and have another local course I play 1-2 times a week, so I have been adding those scores as home scores as well. Saw this just now on Reddit. Follow the prompts on the screen to enter your GHIN Number or Last Name, select the course played, select 9 or 18 Hole score posting and corresponding tees played, and enter your ESC score. Members will be automatically notified to update the app once the new version is available. Click here to go to www.ghin.com. Apologies if this has been posted elsewhere already. Or can I somehow declare one of the courses I play regularly as my "home" course (even though I don't below to the men's club at any of them). Or can I somehow declare one of the courses I play regularly as my "home" course (even though I don't below to the men's club at any of them). Post a Pic of Your Latest Purchase....... Titleist TSi 2 & TSi 3 driver and 3 woods - 2020 Safeway Open. Thanks! dave. That's true! Is home any round at the course where the club I chose is located? The more I played away though, the more the gap narrowed, but I've never gotten to 2 since. It's almost as bad as the dude who says they can drive the ball 300 yards but is lucky to hit one 250. At least that's how my GHIN portal here in Connecticut works, perhaps yours is different. 9-hole scores can still be posted via the GAM website or the GHIN Mobile App. As mentioned, a complete guess. (Except possibly for 'layups'). Manage Your GHIN Handicap. Get your “GHIN Number” from the Proshop. Here is an interesting one-off regarding adjusting differentials for home vs away play. I'll keep chasing this little bit. Is home any round at the course where the club I chose is located? The problem is that when I play at a course other than my home course I struggle to break 80 and usually end up with an 81 or 82. Paste as plain text instead, × Thanks, We bounce back and forth between them. Which course did you play? [/quote] Posting A Tournament Score for Your Handicap What Determines A Tournament Score In Terms Of Posting For Handicap Purposes? You "remember" the breaks on your home course, but you don't read greens all that well when you're not familiar with them. Mass Golf is one of only a few golf associations to offer this type of program to its members! Is that the correct thing to do? I don't play tournaments but I'm not sure I'm doing home and away right. After I took lessons, circa 2001, I got no better at home BUT got considerably better away, maybe around 5-6. Anyway, on GHIN, when posting scores, it asks you the date and whether it is a home, away or tournament round. Is away everything else? When posting a nine-hole score select the correct set of tees front or back for the course you played. back tickets U.S. Open 2021 2022. As far as ease of entry, create a profile/sign up for "my game" on the GHIN site, and you can easily call up your home course (or any course you've recently played) by clicking on the red "p" on your recent scores listing. Posting Scores in GHIN Players are responsible for posting their casual rounds of golf and away tournament rounds in the GHIN handicap computer or online at www.ghin.com. Where can I post my scores? Shop. You are not the only one who has a lower Hdc on a home course they play 75-95% of the time. N = 2 N ine Hole Combined Scores. Select the "Enter ESC Score" or "Hole-By-Hole Score" option. And really, is it a fact, or an opinion, or supposition supported by a small sample size? My brother is longer than me but much less consistent (particularly off the tee). Local knowledge is not a rating parameter. Just make sure your entering your away scores for the course your playing, as the course rating and slope are different. I know this post isn't really helpful or anything- just needed to get it off my chest! I don't play tournaments but I'm not sure I'm doing home and away right. A "tight but short" lower Course Rating course may actually play tougher for a long hitter than a much longer (higher CR) but more open course would play. I tend to be very straight, consistent, (assuming that I am playing well) but not very long. Yes. Is away everything else? [quote name='BigOgolfer' timestamp='1384059671' post='8126236'] When I travel, I love playing good interesting courses for the third, fourth, fifth time and gradually learning how best to maximize my scoring chances and avoid unexpected disasters. You've got the home/away thing right. Everything else is is considered an away course. A: The Score Types with letters H (Home) and A (Away) are just designed to make it easier for you to post your score, and easier for your fellow members and Handicap Committee to recognize those particular scores. Coutour Tri-Fit, Gullane, 350g This might be a learning too, reason to examine your game, see if there's something that you lack that causes problems when you play away from home. The one area where internet posting can have an effect on a player's handicap is if internet away posting causes a handicap to increase by 3 or more strokes when home scores do not validate the higher handicap. If someone asked me my handicap I'd guess about their level of golf knowledge. Round type notations have changed (needs work- GHIN app is down) Notations indicating the type of round played have changed. GIVE NOW RENEW TODAY tickets. 2021 EQUIPMENT LAUNCHES (Running thread of all our launch pieces), 2021 Callaway Epic Speed Max - Leaked Photo, Shaft: Tensei AV Raw White - 65 Stiff w/ Titleist Tip. There are also 'horses for courses'. This is great stuff and gives me lots to think about. My comfort level there allows me to usually score lower that I would say at a course I am unfamiliar with. There are a number of organizations that provide the golfer with a handicap, though the primary governing body is the United States Golf Association. Courses with a membership typically look hard at people in their tournaments with lots of "A" scores but you shouldn't have an issue with that. U.S. Senior Open 2021. × Perhaps there's some solace in the fact that people who shoot way higher than their handicap are judged less harshly than those who shoot way lower! I don't know if it makes any difference, but since I play them both so regularly, I figured it would be correct to consider them both home courses. His statement was that in the experience of the USGA "the members almost always figure out how to deal with that stuff". Ping I20 10.5* and 16.5* Buy/Renew a Handicap Online ; Post a Score; ... Handicapping and the Rules of Golf; USGA Handicapping Information . Is it a matter of elevation change? MY USGA Tickets. Technically no, it's not correct. 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