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Kenilworth Golf Club

Course Status

Kenilworth: Course Open - Booked Tee Times Only
Par 3 Course: Open - Book Tee Time with Pro Shop

Current Events

£19381 for Zoe's Place !

Friday 28th August 2020


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July Draw for 51 Club

Friday 31st July 2020


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Mayor Richard Dickson visits Kenilworth Golf Club

Tuesday 19th May 2020


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Kenilworth Golf Club - Open Again

Monday 18th May 2020


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51 Club Draw April 2020

Tuesday 28th April 2020


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Vice Captains 2020/21

Friday 8th November 2019


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Luke Northwood - Warwickshire Champion of Champions

Tuesday 5th November 2019


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3 out of 4 yields £200 for Tim Bull

Friday 25th October 2019


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Llandrindod Wells visit to Kenilworth

Tuesday 17th September 2019


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Ladies Autumn Open

Thursday 12th September 2019


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World Handicap System - Course Rating and Bogey Rating

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What is Course Rating?

Golf Course Rating will be used to measure the playing difficulty of a golf course. It  measures how many strokes a Scratch Golfer (a player who can play to a Course  Handicap of zero on all rated golf courses) should take on any given course.

The rating does this by assessing two main types of challenges which, when combined, result in a common base from which to compare players’ abilities:

                                                  



• The playing length of the course
• The obstacles that a player will encounter (e.g. size of green and hazards)



A Bogey Rating is the measure of playing difficulty from a set of tees when played by a Bogey Golfer (a player who has a Course Handicap of approximately 20 for a male and 24 for a female).

Knowing the Course Rating and Bogey Rating allows the WHS to assess and rationalise the relationship between the two. From this, the difficulty of the course for all other levels of ability can be deduced.

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Course Rating - How is a Golf Course Rated






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