Equitable Stroke Control (ESC)

ESC Maximum Strokes

9-hole Handicap / Hole Par Par 3 Par 4 Par 5
4 or less  5 6 7
5 - 9  7
10 - 14  8
15 - 19  9
20 +  10 10  10 
This is the maximum number of strokes to be used for handicap purposes
Total your score normally - that is your Gross score; then subtract the number of excess
   strokes (above the hole maximum) from the Gross score; that is your Adjusted score