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Midwest Choices – Version 1

I had an interesting exchange with a reader recently. He gave me a handful of places to pick from and asked me my thoughts. I thought I’d share the courses sent to me and what my thoughts were. While most

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Posted in Indiana, Ohio

Year in Courses – 2016

As expected, I didn’t see that many unique courses in 2016. Having joined a club, I have little financial reason to venture outwards. My desire to see new places and study the best courses in my area remains high. Ultimately,

Posted in Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio, Private Stops

Dayton Country Club – Dayton, OH

Aside from my quest to play the best golf in the tri-state area, I also have a mini-quest to play all of the Donald Ross courses within two hours of me. One stop on this quest is Dayton Country Club.

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Posted in Ohio, Private Stops

Introducting The Quest

I’m halfway through John Sabino’s How to Play the World’s Most Exclusive Golf Clubs. If you haven’t heard of John Sabino, you may know his blog http://top100golf.blogspot.com/. I’ll review the book when I’m finished with it. Basically, John is one

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Posted in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Private Stops

Maketewah Country Club – Cincinnati, OH

How do you become one of the most desirable clubs in the area? Parter with a local college to build one of the best practice facilities in the country. Okay, it was a bit more complicated than that, but it

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Posted in Ohio, Private Stops

Sleepy Hollow Golf Course – Brecksville, OH

To answer your first question; yes, I’m just getting around to posting more. Not really a New Year’s resolution. Just feel like I want to talk more. Now, back to the post… I have had pretty rotten luck with playing

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Posted in Ohio

Indian Ridge Golf Club – Oxford, Ohio

When I took up golf in 2002, I was still a student at Miami University. In between studies, I did get in a few rounds. My options were pretty much exclusively at one of two courses: Hueston Woods and Indian

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Posted in Ohio