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  • Abby Liebenthal

Golf 101: WTF is a Golf Handicap Index?

Updated: Jun 23, 2022

September 15, 2021

Have you ever been asked, what’s your handicap? Or maybe you’ve been with a group talking about how they’re a 24, a 16, a 2. Or maybe you’ve played a round where people are giving each other strokes on holes. What does it all mean?


Today we’re going to uncover all of that with our next golf 101 episode, WTF is a Golf Handicap Index?


Our expert for this subject is Jenny Ford, assistant executive director of the Rochester District Golf Association. We cover all the basics of handicaps - from how to get one to how to use it. Hope you enjoy!