Determine Your Skill Level

Determine Your Skill Level

Skill

Description

18-Hole
Avg Score

9-Hole
Avg Score

0-1

New Golfer

>120

>60

2

Advanced New Golfer

111-120

56-60

3

Intermediate

101-110

51-55

4

Advanced Intermediate

85-100

43-50

5

Advanced

<85

<43


      
  New Golfer
(Skill Level 0-1)

  • Scores 60 or above for 9 holes

  • Learning golf swing and stance

  • Learning golf terms, rules, and etiquette

  • Enjoys playing familiar golf courses 

Advanced New Golfer/Advanced Beginners (Skill Level 2)

  • Scores 56-60 for 9 holes; Scores 111 - 120 for 18 holes

  • Becoming more consistent with golf swing and stance

  • Becoming more familiar with golf rules and etiquette

  • Becoming familiar with course management and game strategy

Intermediate (Skill Level 3)

  • Scores 101 - 110 for 18 holes

  • Improved consistency with golf swing and stance

  • Improved familiarity with course management and game strategy

  • Enjoys playing different golf courses

Advanced Intermediate (Skill Level 4)

  • Scores 85 - 100 for 18 holes

  • Enjoys playing new and more challenging golf courses

  • May enjoy playing competitively

     

  • Should have an official USGA handicap

Advanced (Skill Level 5)

  • Scores better than 85 for 18 holes

  • Enjoys playing new and more challenging golf courses
  • Plays competitively

  • Has an official USGA handicap