Windlesham Golf Club in Bagshot, Surrey took up the challenge of introducing Club Handicaps in 2016; below is a link to their Implementation policy that stands out as a good example to follow. Please remember that this policy was drawn up in 2016 when Club handicaps could not be Competition Handicaps, this, of course, will change and I am sure Windlesham will update their policy for 1st January 2018
2018 is going to be another landmark in the game of golf with the Modernisation of the Rules of Golf due to be introduced in January 2019 and more immediately the following changes to CONGU UHS Handicapping System due to be introduced in January 2018:
CONGU Changes 2018
Changes to the CONGU UHS System have recently been announced. In view of the proposed introduction of the World Handicap System (WHS) these changes have been kept to a minimum and take into account some of the options likely to be adopted in the WHS, principal of which is to encourage players to submit more scores to their handicap record.
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