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    Playing partner shot -10 today

    I was playing at West Kilbride today in the Ayrshire Winter Golf Association meet, my playing partner who is a pro shot 10 under. 11 birdies, one bogey and 6 pars. It was a great experience to watch his ball striking and shot making first hand. He didn't make any outrageous putts either. Some shooting. This is his card below.
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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    I assume with winter rules it won't count as a course record or will it?

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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    Quote Originally Posted by HomerJSimpson View Post
    I assume with winter rules it won't count as a course record or will it?
    Who says it was played under winter rules? Just because it was the AWGA doesn't necessarily mean it was.

    In any case, with a score like that, one presumes he was landing the ball neatly, dead centre, of the fairway every time - on nice links turf ...

    Darn good golf.
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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    Quote Originally Posted by backwoodsman View Post
    Who says it was played under winter rules? Just because it was the AWGA doesn't necessarily mean it was.

    In any case, with a score like that, one presumes he was landing the ball neatly, dead centre, of the fairway every time - on nice links turf ...

    Darn good golf.
    I said "assume" and didn't say it was. Either way one heck of a score and a proper career day out

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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    Quote Originally Posted by HomerJSimpson View Post
    I assume with winter rules it won't count as a course record or will it?
    The previous course record was -9 but because it was preferred lies, it won't count.

    Quote Originally Posted by backwoodsman View Post
    Who says it was played under winter rules? Just because it was the AWGA doesn't necessarily mean it was.

    In any case, with a score like that, one presumes he was landing the ball neatly, dead centre, of the fairway every time - on nice links turf ...

    Darn good golf.

    His driving wasn't the best bit of his game, his iron shots were on the pin pretty much every time and most putts were inside 10 feet.
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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    Wow, great shooting
    Must have been a joy to watch

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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    heck of a round,reminds me of me ..................and then i wake up.
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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    Boring golf. I much prefer my own exciting game of golf where you never know where the ball will end up next

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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    Quote Originally Posted by Robster59 View Post
    Boring golf. I much prefer my own exciting game of golf where you never know where the ball will end up next
    That was like my game yesterday, fortunately it didn't put him off
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    Re: Playing partner shot -10 today

    That must have been a pleasure to witness.
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