Handicapping

Get an Online Handicap

Please note: If you are a GHIN Handicap holder through a KGA member club you are already a member of the association.

If you are a junior golfer (18 & under) and you are interested in an online KGA E-Club handicap, please DO NOT continue with the instructions below. Instead, contact Mack Van Lenten via email at mvanlenten@kygolf.org to get your GHIN account set up. 

Information and Instructions

Before beginning the application process, please read the following:

1) The rate for this online handicap is $35.00. This membership opportunity is open to new and renewal members.

2) When you sign up, your KGA Online Handicap will be valid for 12 months from the date you register.

3) Click "Join or Renew GHIN Handicap Number" above. This will take you to the benefits and price of your GHIN Handicap. You will then click "Join" at the bottom.

4) If you have had a GHIN Handicap number at any club within the past five years, you can search for your profile by entering your GHIN number or first and last name and select your profile/membership. If you don't have a GHIN number, click "Create New Profile" above the box. 

5) After you fill out the approriate form completely, click “Submit Order”. There is an option at the top to select "Auto Renew" which will automatically renew your handicap on the expiration date. You can also make a donation to the KGA by using the drop down menu on the "Donation" line. This is an automated process, and you will receive a confirmation welcome e-mail with your GHIN number. If you have any questions or issues, please contact us via phone during normal business hours 9 am - 5 pm Monday - Friday at (502) 243-8295 or via e-mail at mvanlenten@kygolf.org.

 

Member Benefits

 - World Handicap System Index through the GHIN service at the KGA online E-Club

- Handicap revision updates emailed straight to the golfer

- Online Posting for golfers to track their Handicap and Stats

- Exclusive discounts on hotels and travel with Affinity Travel Benefits

- Up-to-date course rating information in national database ensures handicap accuracy

- Eligibility to play in KGA tournaments, championships and events

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About Golf House Kentucky

Golf House Kentucky is the umbrella organization for Kentucky’s Family of Golf Organizations: Kentucky Golf Association, Kentucky PGA and Kentucky Golf Foundation. The vision of Kentucky’s golf leaders, Golf House Kentucky was founded in 1978, and is headquartered in a picturesque country setting in Louisville, Kentucky. Golf House Kentucky conducts competitions for golfers of all ages, gender and skill levels (amateur, professional and junior), and provides valuable services to Kentucky PGA professionals and member golf facilities. Working in partnership with the USGA, Golf House Kentucky provides individual golfers and member golf facilities with a wide range of services: Handicapping, USGA Course and Slope Rating, award programs, club consulting and golf management software. The family’s philanthropic affiliate, Kentucky Golf Foundation promotes the Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame, Kentucky golf museum and provides grant and scholarship programs for youth in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Contact Us

1116 Elmore Just Drive
Louisville, Kentucky 40245
(502) 243-8295
kentucky@kygolf.org