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    Flying Finish

    Finished with five 3s in a row yesterday (2 under for those five holes). I had been three down after five, AS after eleven, then two down again after fourteen. Won it on the last so now in the semi-final of the Summer Singles.

    There is no point to this post other than to share my happiness with people who will understand it, no one in my office gives a stuff.
    • Welton Manor Golf Club
    • 2018: 20.6 ---> ?
    • 2017: 20.1 ---> 21.0 ---> 20.6
    • 2016: 21.5 ---> 22.0 ---> 19.5 ---> 20.1
    • 2015: 21.0 ---> 21.5

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    Re: Flying Finish

    Congrats and good luck in the semi
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    2018 18.3 (Going the wrong way!)

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    Re: Flying Finish

    Quote Originally Posted by LincolnShep View Post
    Finished with five 3s in a row yesterday (2 under for those five holes). I had been three down after five, AS after eleven, then two down again after fourteen. Won it on the last so now in the semi-final of the Summer Singles.

    There is no point to this post other than to share my happiness with people who will understand it, no one in my office gives a stuff.
    Good going cos it can be tricky when they toughen it up with windmills and giant clown heads near the end!

    Seriously though, well done, that must've been a good feeling

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    Re: Flying Finish

    H'cap 20.6! Were you wearing a mask?
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    Re: Flying Finish

    Ha ha. I'm the same when I get home after a round. My wife doesn't care, no one at work does either. All that pent up enthusiasm needs to get out somewhere.
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    Re: Flying Finish

    Quote Originally Posted by Maninblack4612 View Post
    H'cap 20.6! Were you wearing a mask?
    or it was a par 3 course

    well done anyway.

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    Re: Flying Finish

    Quote Originally Posted by Maninblack4612 View Post
    H'cap 20.6! Were you wearing a mask?
    I was three down after five holes! My total was one under net so it was a good day but we're all allowed them now and again.
    • Welton Manor Golf Club
    • 2018: 20.6 ---> ?
    • 2017: 20.1 ---> 21.0 ---> 20.6
    • 2016: 21.5 ---> 22.0 ---> 19.5 ---> 20.1
    • 2015: 21.0 ---> 21.5

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    Re: Flying Finish

    Quote Originally Posted by LincolnShep View Post
    Finished with five 3s in a row yesterday (2 under for those five holes). I had been three down after five, AS after eleven, then two down again after fourteen. Won it on the last so now in the semi-final of the Summer Singles.

    There is no point to this post other than to share my happiness with people who will understand it, no one in my office gives a stuff.
    Congrats! Best of luck for your next tie.

    I had my singles tie on Sunday, and after being 3 down after 5, I managed to turn things around and win 4up on the 16th. Into the Quarter finals now
    Handicap 2017: 24.0 > 17.4
    Handicap 2018: 17.4 > 15.3

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    Re: Flying Finish

    Quote Originally Posted by LincolnShep View Post
    I was three down after five holes! My total was one under net so it was a good day but we're all allowed them now and again.
    We are indeed. I remember, as a 16 year old off 17, driving a par 4 & holing the putt for a 2, nett 1. The single figure players I was playing against were delighted.
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    Re: Flying Finish

    Well done. It was a good day for the Lincs Lads !!! Me and my partner won our 3rd round of the club foursomes championships(Vice Presidents Trophy) last night. One down after 7 and won 5&3. We were 4 over gross i think after 15 holes which is decent for a 7 and 10 handicappers !!!! Quarter finals now for us.. All the best of luck for your Semi Final !!!!
    2016: 12.7,12.4,11.8,11.6,11.7.11.8,11.8,11.4,11.5,11.5, 11.6,11.7,10.3,10.4,10.5,10.5,9.9
    2017: 9.9,10.0,10.1,10.2,10.3,10.4,9.6,9.4,9.5,9.6,9.7,9 .8,9.9.9.9,10.0,10.0
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