About Handicaps

The form below allows you to maintain your GHIN contact information, such as name, address, date of birth and e-mail address.

Using Your Handicap Articles & Resources

The USGA® offers articles and resource materials to help individuals better understand the USGA Handicap System™ and the importance of establishing a USGA Handicap Index®.

The USGA also offers statistics on the average USGA Handicap Index for men and women in the U.S. , and suggestions for different tournament formats to use at your golf club.


Handicapping 101 Articles

General Handicapping Articles

Men's USGA Handicap Index Statistics

Women's USGA Handicap Index Statistics

Tournaments for Your Club