Handicapping formula changes to “best 8 of 20” rounds

Golf Australia has announced a changes to the way your handicap will be calculated, starting in September 2011.

The criticism of the current Australian golf handicapping system has been heard by Golf Australia and they are making changes. As of September 21 this year, the current “Best 10 of 20” rolling method of calculating handicaps will be changed to a “Best 8 of 20” formula.

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St.Andrews may allow women into club

New equality laws are forcing all-male St.Andrews golf club to admit women.

I was recently told by a non-golfing female how good Augusta National looks on television. She could understand the fascination with the golf course and loved how beautiful it looked. Not wanting to dispel the magic, the conversation turned when I mentioned that Augusta is a male only golf club.

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