Course Rating Information
There are 75 Affiliated Golf Clubs in Essex, The England Golf requirement is to complete USGA Course Rating at 10 year intervals
All Tees are to be rated from a Scratch and Bogey Perspective
Teams of 3 or 4 take 4 to 5 hours to rate a course
Subsequent administration requires 20 minutes per tee
EGU (Mens) Raters work alongside ELCGA (Ladies)
If you are interested in helping with course ratings – or know of anyone else who may be interested and / or suitable - please contact the County Office.
Courses currently scheduled to be rated in 2020:
Harwich & Dovercourt
Chingford / Royal Epping Forest
Courses rated in 2019:
•Initial Rating is part subsidised by EG, and FREE to Clubs
•From 2018 a visit to re-rate a course will cost £75
•Target completion date is end of 2020
In March 2020, England Golf plan to publish all of the Slope details of rated courses in Essex. As well as the slope ratings, clubs will receive information regarding the plans to progress to the WHS later on 2nd November. By clicking this link you will be directed to the USGA National Course Rating Database. From here you may search the course rating details of any completed rated course, globally.