Announcement of New Chairman


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”.