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    Today, 07:58
    Orikoru replied to a thread Just can't get it in The Lounge
    Whoever said that clearly hasn't watched me play.
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    Yesterday, 14:00
    I've never seen a video of my swing. Probably best that way, I might be horrified and pack it all up if I did!
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    Yesterday, 10:50
    Orikoru replied to a thread Golf club car snobbery in The Lounge
    I haven't heard any of that at our club. Anyone who mocks someone over their car is probably an a-hole, golf club or anywhere. I can't even drive but...
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    Yesterday, 10:31
    Orikoru replied to a thread Ebay in The Lounge
    Pulling the auction off because you're not happy with the bids sounds like poor form to me. Give him a bad seller rating.
    31 replies | 1363 view(s)
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    Yesterday, 08:07
    Orikoru replied to a thread Just can't get it in The Lounge
    Try chipping with a number of different clubs until you find one that gives the best results. I've tried everything from sand up to 8 iron, and I've...
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    17-Oct-2017, 14:18
    Orikoru replied to a thread Tigers back. in The Lounge
    The cynic in me reckons he keeps announcing these 'comebacks' to keep the sponsorship money coming in. It will be annoying if, as others have...
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    16-Oct-2017, 16:17
    I've completed it. My answer was no for most of it. :D
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    16-Oct-2017, 16:14
    Yeah the sky was orangey colour all across London for a while earlier. Something to do with sand from the Sahara being blown North. Everyone in my...
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    16-Oct-2017, 16:10
    Orikoru replied to a thread Jumbo putter grip in The Lounge
    My putter has a Superstroke grip, I'm not sure what actual number thickness it is though. It's somewhere in the middle. I think it's Flatso 2.0 but...
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    16-Oct-2017, 12:03
    Orikoru replied to a thread Tyrrell Hatton in The Lounge
    I think Garcia took a fair bit of criticism when he broke his putter and had to finish the round putting with his woods.
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    16-Oct-2017, 08:25
    Orikoru replied to a thread Tyrrell Hatton in The Lounge
    He does seem like a bit of a (Mod Edit) which won't win him many fans, but he won't care as long as he's winning.
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    16-Oct-2017, 08:03
    Played in the Autumn Cup yesterday, a Stableford comp. Had a pretty good round and got 35 points. 15 out (two blobs) 20 in (no blobs). Got the...
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    13-Oct-2017, 13:54
    Because, by whatever maths you use, if you just miss a green by a couple of inches that's one less putt than you would have had otherwise. But...
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    13-Oct-2017, 13:42
    But the whole point of the original post is saying that 59/95 shots on average are chipping and putting, whereas driving is only 14 shots (well that...
    49 replies | 1434 view(s)
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    13-Oct-2017, 12:42
    The chances are still slim. Just not impossible. Slim enough that I really don't think about it. Obviously my intention is get it as near the hole as...
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    13-Oct-2017, 12:33
    I think you have it the wrong way round. I would expect your putt count to be lower if you miss​ more greens, because you're chipping onto the green...
    49 replies | 1434 view(s)
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    13-Oct-2017, 11:09
    Bit of a weird question - who would say no they don't want one? Unless you mean is it the be all and end all, to which I would say no. I know the...
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    13-Oct-2017, 10:36
    Was gonna say.. under 30 is extremely good. I think I've only been under 30 putts once this year!
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    13-Oct-2017, 10:34
    That is true to be fair. My mid and short irons were pretty good on that round so for a lot of the three putts I was very far away on the first one....
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    13-Oct-2017, 10:05
    I can't putt to save me life. Reckon my handicap would be at least 3 lower if I could, if not more. My last round was a half-decent 91 (exactly to my...
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    13-Oct-2017, 09:50
    My right-handed driver has a left-handed shaft in it. I bought it second hand and that was the shaft that was in it already. Luckily the guy in the...
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    13-Oct-2017, 08:10
    Orikoru replied to a thread Start of winter prep in The Lounge
    I don't quite understand this distinction between 'seasons' and winter/not winter. I'm just going to carry on playing golf. I have an umbrella,...
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    12-Oct-2017, 14:13
    Well only if they physically change their swing to hit, so a bit different to what I was saying that's all.
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    12-Oct-2017, 14:13
    Even if they don't, at least they'll still look lovely. :o
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    12-Oct-2017, 13:36
    I have to agree although it probably depends on your swing. For me personally I tend to hit my 5, 6, 7 a bit thin if anything, so teeing it up just a...
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    12-Oct-2017, 12:28
    Or if you're me, swipe straight under the ball, clip it off the very top of the face and send it 150 yards vertical, 40 yards forward. :D
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    12-Oct-2017, 09:29
    I don't hate them, I just feel if 'uniflex' was decent tech I'd be hearing a lot more about it in a lot more iron sets, and you just don't. Other...
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    12-Oct-2017, 08:54
    I don't have a lot of faith in my irons really. I've had them over a year now, back when I bought them I had no idea which irons to get as I didn't...
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    12-Oct-2017, 08:43
    I know I shouldn't just take their word for it, but I often look at Golfbidder's handicap guide for an indication of who they're aimed at. So if it...
    42 replies | 1310 view(s)
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9th September 1986 (31)
About Orikoru
Biography:
30 year old player who's got back into the game over the last couple of years.
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Watford
Interests:
Golf, football, playing in a band.

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Haste Hill Golf Club
  • TaylorMade R11-S (set to 12)
  • Adams Speedline Fast 12 5 wood, 17
  • Adams Blue 4 hybrid, 22
  • Callaway Warbird irons 5-SW
  • Cleveland RTX-3, 50
  • Odyssey Works 1W putter
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