Handicaps

Does Golf Pad support handicap scoring? What systems are supported?
Yes, handicap (net) scoring is supported in Golf Pad for both Android and iOS. This is one of Premium features. Golf Pad supports the following systems:...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 3:30 PM
How do I start a round using handicap-adjusted (net) scoring?
First, start a round, then tap Scoring.   Next, select Net scoring method.  You can use net scoring with Stroke Pl...
Mon, 1 Oct, 2018 at 1:48 PM
Can Golf Pad compute handicap based on my playing history?
While Golf Pad is not an official registered golf club for handicapping purposes, it includes a handicap calculator feature for USGA, EGA, CONGU, SAGA and...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 3:54 PM
What parts of World Handicap System are supported in Golf Pad?
Golf Pad supports World Handicap System (WHS) on Android starting with version 15.5 and iPhone starting with version 13.12. Handicap scoring and handicap ca...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 3:54 PM
Does Golf Pad provide the official handicap index acceptable in formal tournaments?
While Golf Pad uses the official handicap formula to compute handicap from playing history, the official handicap index can only be issued by a registered c...
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020 at 4:51 AM
Can Golf Pad post my scores into GHIN or another official handicap system?
At this time Golf Pad does not post your scores into GHIN or any other official handicap management system, nor does it pull current handicap index from any...
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020 at 4:50 AM
What are the dots in the scorecard?
Golf Pad computes which holes you get strokes on based on your course handicap and individual hole handicaps. Strokes are marked with dots on the scorecard.
Mon, 1 Oct, 2018 at 1:49 PM
What are Course Rating and Slope?
What does golf slope mean? What is a golf course rating and how is it calculated? We'll share details here to help golfers understand the meaning...
Wed, 7 Oct, 2020 at 12:29 PM
What is Standard Scratch Score (SSS)?
Some countries use the Standard Scratch Score (SSS) rating system to evaluate the difficulty of courses. If you are using GolfPad in a country that uses thi...
Mon, 1 Oct, 2018 at 1:53 PM