Announcement of New Chairman

17-05-2017

CONGU is pleased to announce that Bob Carrick has been appointed Chairman of the Board in succession to Jim McArthur who resigned the post to take up a senior committee position within the R&A. 

Bob has represented the R&A on the Board of CONGU since 2009. He has a detailed background in handicapping having served as Secretary for 7 years at Hunstanton Golf Club in Norfolk. He is a Level 3 qualified referee and is on the Rules Panel of the R&A and is also part of the course rating team in Norfolk. He has been a category 1 golfer for over 45 years and currently plays off 4.6. 

Bob says; “I am very much looking forward to the future and I believe that CONGU has a key role to play in both the implementation of the forthcoming World Handicapping System and in administering the system thereafter”.