The R&A - Working for Golf

Course Rating and Slope Database™

 To begin a new lookup please fill in one or more fields below. Scroll down to see your results.
*Note: You may enter a partial Club Name to get more results.
*Example: Typing ' Royal' (no quotes) for the Club Name would return both "Royal St David's Golf Club" in  GB-GWN AND " Royal Burgess" in GB-MLN



Scratch Player
A player with a Handicap Index of 0.0
Bogey Player
A player with a Handicap Index of approximately 20.0 for men and approximately 24.0 for women
Course Rating™
An indication of the difficulty of a golf course for the scratch player under normal course and weather conditions. Example: 68.5
Bogey Rating
An indication of the difficulty of a golf course for the bogey player under normal course and weather conditions.. Example: 96.3
Slope Rating®
An indication of the relative difficulty of a golf course for players who are not scratch players compared to players who are scratch players. The lowest Slope Rating is 55 and the highest is 155.

Scratch Player

A player with a Handicap Index of 0.0

Bogey Player

A player with a Handicap Index of approximately 20.0 for men and approximately 24.0 for women

Course Rating™

An indication of the difficulty of a golf course for the scratch player under normal course and weather conditions. Example: 68.5

Bogey Rating

An indication of the difficulty of a golf course for the bogey player under normal course and weather conditions.. Example: 96.3

Slope Rating®

An indication of the relative difficulty of a golf course for players who are not scratch players compared to players who are scratch players.The lowest Slope Rating is 55 and the highest is 155. Example:125