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 […]


World Handicap System

The R&A and USGA have announced plans for the introduction of a World Handicap System. To read the announcement, together with a number of Frequently asked Questions and Answers please follow this link WHS Announcement


4 Ball Better Ball Review

CONGU have carried out an extensive review of the change to 90% handicap allowance in 4 Ball Better Ball competitions. The results of the review can be seen here 4BBB – Effects of 2016 Change


New Appointment

CONGU are pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Fisher of JBF Solutions Ltd, as Technical Committee Administrator. Jim has a strong background in computing and handicapping, having been a supplier of handicap software for many years. His expertise will ensure greater control over the handbook and specification of our handicapping system, and will bring […]


England Golf Handicapping Videos

England Golf have launched a number of videos explaining various aspects of the CONGU handicapping rules. These videos can be accessed here.

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