Handicap

Handicapped or handicap may refer to:

  • Handicapping, various methods of leveling a sport or game
    • Chess handicap, a variety of handicapping methods in chess
    • Golf handicap, a sport-specific handicapping method
    • Go handicaps
    • Handicaps in shogi
    • Asian handicap, bookmakers technique to level odds
  • Disability, a human condition
  • Handicap principle, an evolutionary theory
  • Self-handicapping, a psychological method of finding something to blame for failure besides one's own inability
  • Hand-in-cap, the old English trading game which is the origin of the term

Other articles related to "handicap":

Chinook Pass (horse) - Racing Career
... He became the first three-year-old to win the Washington State Governor's Handicap in twenty-seven years ... five furlongs in winning the Longacres Owners Handicap, which remains the North American dirt record ... Near the end of 1982, he won the Meteor Handicap at Hollywood Park Racetrack in a time of 056 for five furlongs on turf which equalled the American ...
Sydney To Melbourne Ultramarathon - Results - 1991
... Bryan Smith 6d 12h 50m (24h handicap) Tony Collins 7d 04h 17m (12h handicap) Andrew Law 7d 09h 32m (12h handicap) Maurice Taylor 6d 23h 22m (24h handicap ...
Swinton Handicap Hurdle
... The Swinton Handicap Hurdle, known for sponsorship purposes as the Pertemps Network Handicap Hurdle, is a Grade 3 National Hunt hurdle race in Great Britain which is open to horses ... It is a handicap race, and it is scheduled to take place each year in May ... The Swinton Handicap Hurdle takes place at a meeting which features both jump and flat racing ...
Cesarewitch Handicap
... The Cesarewitch Handicap is a flat handicap horse race in Great Britain open to thoroughbreds aged three years or older ...
Sir Walter - Racing Career
... he won thirteen of twenty-two starts and was second in the Manhattan Handicap ... victory by Fred Taral in the 1896 Brooklyn Handicap ... Sir Walter beat the four-year-old Hastings in a handicap race at Morris Park Racetrack ...

Famous quotes containing the word handicap:

    I have the handicap of being born with a special language to which I alone have the key.
    Gustave Flaubert (1821–1880)