• Ask the Handicapping Experts
    Do you want to ask questions and learn more about your Handicap Index® and the USGA Handicap System? Join us from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET, Tuesday, Aug. 11 when USGA Handicap and Course Rating System™ expert Eric Lahman will lead a special Members-only live chat.
Eric Lahman

Eric Lahman
Manager, Handicap and Course Rating Administration

Eric’s work is primarily focused on the education, interpretation and writing of two international systems for golf handicapping: the USGA Course Rating System and the USGA Handicap System. He has taught more than 200 handicap and Course Rating sessions throughout the country for golfers, golf club handicap committees and authorized golf associations, as well as assisting international golf association partners. The team answers more than 8,000 inquiries a year.

How to Submit a Question

The process for posting your question is simple. Please enter your question. Shortly before the chat goes live at 1:30 p.m. EST on Tuesday, August 11, you will be able to log in. The question will be reviewed and, if accepted, you will see it be posted – and answered – on the page. All questions will be reviewed. When a question is accepted, or rejected, you will be free to post another question.