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    Yesterday, 18:26
    jim8flog replied to a thread Nike Golf Balls in For Sale-Wanted
    They are down to two packs only so soon will be gone.
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    Yesterday, 18:23
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    We have a simple guideline on our first tee- 'Players should not play until the group in front have reached the green'. Not always observed and yes...
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    Yesterday, 18:16
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    As previously stated the Captain, nobody on the committee or I were aware of the Decision which makes it obvious that starting early was against the...
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    Yesterday, 18:03
    I have only used centre shafted putters for around 25 years. Helped me to reduce the number of the slight pulls and develop more of a straight...
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    Yesterday, 17:37
    I came to the game in my mid 20s having spent many a time on the local muni putting green as a child and teenager so that side of the game was...
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    Yesterday, 10:21
    jim8flog replied to a thread Sky Q in Out of Bounds
    If you are happy with your Sky as is, there is another option. The LNB on the dish has four 'line outs' two of these go to one box so you can...
    10 replies | 221 view(s)
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    Yesterday, 10:13
    jim8flog replied to a thread Mr, Mrs, Ms, MX in Out of Bounds
    If there are a group of them do they get known as 'Little MX'
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    Yesterday, 10:08
    FS 2 dozen Nike RZN Speed White Golf Balls BNIB £34 inc postage, Paypal as a gift or Bank Transfer
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    Yesterday, 10:03
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    And players who wish to start early would certainly fulfil this requirement. I was going to say the rules about starting early was a stupid one...
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    23-Nov-2017, 20:41
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    We only have a starter on some days. We never have a starter for optional medals (2 - 3 a week) and the same for our seniors fortnightly comps. We...
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    23-Nov-2017, 20:35
    Where I take my parcels they have a measure on the wall and insist on checking before accepting the parcel. I have now learnt how to pack drivers on...
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    23-Nov-2017, 20:32
    I really do not like tempting fate but I have been using them for nearly 5 years so far without a problem. I look back at the amount of money...
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    23-Nov-2017, 20:22
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    Where I play we are actively encouraged to go earlier if it is possible. My concern with the new wording it appears that we are not allowed to...
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    23-Nov-2017, 20:19
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    I had not been aware aware of the decision. Thanks.
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    23-Nov-2017, 20:17
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    If there are four players all with the same start time how can they all start on the dot?
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    23-Nov-2017, 18:33
    Do they have the same max length as myhermes? (A driver in a standard club box exceeds this measurement.)
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    23-Nov-2017, 18:22
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    current rule makes no specific mention of starting early 6-3. Time of Starting and Groups a. Time of Starting The player must start at the time...
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    23-Nov-2017, 16:57
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    The principle change with DMDs is that they are now allowed by default. So a club has to specifically ban them rather than specifically allow them. I...
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    23-Nov-2017, 16:53
    jim8flog replied to a thread New rules 2019 in Rules of Golf
    Paraphrasing is a bit of understatement. When you read the proposed new rules in depth including reading the proposed new rules book there are...
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    23-Nov-2017, 16:47
    jim8flog replied to a thread BBC News. in Out of Bounds
    One of my main criticism of the BBC News in recent years is that they have become very 'good' at making a drama out of crisis.
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    23-Nov-2017, 16:41
    Roller coaster of a round today double bogeys and birdies which all added up 36 points (9 over gross). Picked up the kitty by one point. Pleased...
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    23-Nov-2017, 16:36
    jim8flog replied to a thread 9 Wood or Hybrid in The Lounge
    7 wood for me. The 4 iron replacement rescue has gone out of the bag in favour of this. Higher ball flight for better drop and stop plus I hit it...
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    22-Nov-2017, 16:39
    jim8flog replied to a thread Driverless Cars in Out of Bounds
    I am reminded of the recent article about 3 lorries driving in a train without a driver. Looked great for going down a motorway but how on earth were...
    12 replies | 342 view(s)
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    22-Nov-2017, 16:33
    jim8flog replied to a thread Blue Sunglasses in The Lounge
    I got some as a chrissy present some years ago but I have never opened the packaging. My daughter always likes to buy me 'joke' presents.
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    22-Nov-2017, 16:30
    jim8flog replied to a thread Wedge gaps in The Lounge
    I would go 50 but you are in the area when the shaft will normally change on most wedges to wedge flex which is a stiffer shaft than you would find...
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    22-Nov-2017, 13:10
    The card checkers at our club 4 ball comps may not be members of the committee and are not sat at a computer screen when receiving the cards. They...
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    21-Nov-2017, 18:47
    This begs the question - why are you still a 7 handicap? Having been in roughly the same situation (6 for over 20 years) my handicap has been as...
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    20-Nov-2017, 21:08
    30-3. Best-Ball and Four-Ball Match Play e. Disqualification of Side (i) A side is disqualified if any partner incurs a penalty of...
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    20-Nov-2017, 21:02
    I felt lucky today I got halfway down the first and realised my bag had not got the hood on, luckily it only drizzled and a towel over the top...
    13112 replies | 938553 view(s)
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Golfing 40+ Years
Handicap 9 and getting worse
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