Quick Answer: What Is The Maximum Shots Per Hole In Golf?

United States Golf Association

Course HandicapMaximum Score per Hole
up to 9Double Bogey
10 through 197
20 through 298
30 through 399

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What is the maximum score you can take on a golf hole?

If you’re in the process of establishing a handicap index you can use the USGA maximum handicaps (36.4 for men and 40.4 for women) when referencing the chart below. This will give you a temporary number that you can use until you’ve entered enough scores to established a proper handicap.

What is the stroke limit in golf?

Golf’s New Rules: “Maximum Score” Form of Stroke Play. Under the new Rules of Golf, an alternative form of stroke play called “Maximum Score” allows for a maximum number strokes to be set to cap a player’s score on each hole.

Has anyone got a hole in one on a par 5?

A condor was scored without cutting over a dogleg by Mike Crean at Green Valley Ranch Golf Club in Denver, Colorado, in 2002, when he holed his drive at the 517 yard par-5 9th. This is longest hole in one on record, although it was of course aided by the altitude and thin air of ‘mile-high’ Denver.

What is ESC score on ghin?

ESC sets a maximum number that a player can post on any hole depending on the player’s Course Handicap. ESC is used only when a player’s actual or most likely score exceeds the player’s maximum number based on the table in Section 4-3.