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    The ulitmate golf prize is...

    So if you could enter any raffle/prize draw/competition to win the ulitmate golf prize what would it be?

    a new set of clubs fully fitted
    lessons with a leading coach
    meeting X tour player (Current or senior tour)
    playing an exclusive UK course
    new motorised trolley, clothes, shoes
    year's supply of premium golf balls
    walk inside the ropes at specific UK tournament
    playing the top 5 UK courses in a year
    visit to a manufactures HQs
    VIP access to main UK tournaments

    All of the above?

    Any other thoughts?

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    Money List Winner paddyk's Avatar
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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    a Swiss roll

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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    1. Full set of irons fitted
    2. A round of golf at an Open Venue
    3. Round of golf at a ET golf course

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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    From your list, a full brand new set of fitted clubs for free would be the best, for me.
    • TaylorMade R11-S (set to 12°)
    • Adams Speedline Fast 12 5 wood, 17°
    • Adams Blue 4 hybrid, 22°
    • Callaway Steelhead XR irons 5-PW
    • Cleveland RTX-3, 50°
    • Cleveland RTX Rotex 2.0, 56°
    • Odyssey Works 1W putter
    • WilsonStaff DX2
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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    1/ playing the top 5 UK courses in a year
    2/ playing an exclusive UK course
    3/ walk inside the ropes at specific UK tournament
    4/ VIP access to main UK tournaments
    5/ meeting X tour player (Current or senior tour)
    6/ visit to a manufactures HQs
    7/ lessons with a leading coach
    8/ year's supply of premium golf balls
    9/ new motorised trolley, clothes, shoes
    10/ a new set of clubs fully fitted

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    Grand Slam Winner Imurg's Avatar
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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    A solid years intensive ( and I mean intensive!) coaching and then an all expenses paid years exemption to the Seniors Tour...
    Callaway clubs in a Callaway bag.

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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    To me the ultimate golf prize would something that I would never have access to, because money can'y get it for me. I've already got fitted clubs, I could buy a powacaddy if I wanted to, I could play round the top courses in the country. So any prize that I could get by just simply getting the credit card out wouldn't be an ultimate prize. But here are some of my ideas for the ultimate prize:

    Partner a top tour Pro in the Dunhill at St Andrews.
    4-ball at Augusta a week before the Masters with Dustin, Beef and Chris Woods.
    A years worth of of coaching from a top 10 coach.
    Weekend away golfing at the Monterrey Peninsula with Trevino, Nicklaus and Player. Imagine the stories that they would have.
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    Money List Winner paddyk's Avatar
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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    Quote Originally Posted by Imurg View Post
    A solid years intensive ( and I mean intensive!) coaching and then an all expenses paid years exemption to the Seniors Tour...
    I don't think you'll be making any cuts....

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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    Mine would be a spot in a Pro-Am for a biggish event with a top pro, and all the VIP treatment from the sponsor on the day. Something money cant buy (well, my limited resources anyway!)

    Top 5 UK Courses/Open Rota courses in a year with expenses paid would also be pretty special

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    Re: The ulitmate golf prize is...

    Intensive coaching for a year at a quality facility and membership of a top course to work on my game, with access to top of the range equipment fitted for me, and a chance to play in a number of tour pro-ams culminating in a place in the Dunhill Links main field

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