This page is currently work in progress, but for now contains some basic information regarding the WHS and in particular details of how members and visitors can determine their Course Handicap when enjoying a round at Silkstone.
Please click on the link below to use the table to find your Course Handicap for each set of tees by looking up your Handicap Index in the left hand column:
A hard copy of the table is also available for golfers to use on a signboard outside the Office / Pro Shop at the clubhouse.
The Front 9 at Silkstone is an official measured/ratified course in accordance with WHS requirements. You can therefore play the 9-h ole course for General Play rounds which will qualify as an Acceptable Score towards your Handicap Index.
The 9-hole course has it's own stroke indeces from 1 to 9, therefore you will play off a different
Course Handicap (approximately half your normal
To calculate your Course Handicap, you should use the following Course Handicap Tables as appropriate to each set of tees.