The course rating represents the difficulty of a golf course for a scratch golfer (0 Handicap Index), calculated to the nearest 0.1.
The course rating is calculated from the effective playing length and obstacle factors for 9 or 18 designated holes.
This is the score the scratch golfer is expected to shoot on the course.
The course rating number goes up with the difficulty of the course.
Updated: 15-Aug-2023 | Email feedback to this question