How to Determine Which Tee Box is Best for Your Game Using Rating/Slope/Yardage with Jim Cowan; Director of Course Rating & Handicap for the NCGA

Jim Cowan Episode 598

598: Are you a 15 handicap playing from the Tips? Knock it off, and lose the ego, you’re not that good! Here’s a solution to shoot lower scores and have more fun doing it…Play from a different, closer set of tees! Jim Cowan, Director of Course Rating & Handicap for the Northern California Golf Assoc (NCGA) joins us to discuss what Rating/Slope means, what total yardage means in relation to Rating/Slope, comparing courses and and how to combine that information with total course yardage, “women’s tees”, the potential of a World Handicap System, and more.

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