Below you will find links to useful and related websites as well as a short glossary of golf competition terms.
www.prodrive.co.nz – Prodrive Golf, Thorndon Quay, Wellington – our friendly sponsors
www.golf.co.nz – Check your handicap and look over your recent games.
www.wgi.co.nz – Wellington Golf Association.
Competitions and how they are played
Eclectic The aggregate of the lowest score taken on the same hole in each nine, less 50% of handicap. Note: It is not necessary to play the full 18 hole round to participate in this event.
Bisque Handicap shots taken where selected.
Blind Partner Normal competition with partners drawn after completion.
American Stableford Score points (1 for bogey, 2 for par, 3 for birdie etc). Stableford on gross score at each hole then add the course handicap.
Canadian Foursome Both partners tee off, then select one ball that is played alternately.
Foursome One ball only, with each partner playing alternative shots and teeing off alternately
American Foursome Both players tee off then play a second stroke with their partners ball. One ball is then selected and played alternately.