13 Years and 960 posts later, my presence on is coming to an unceremonious end. Well, not just me; but everyone. On October 6th, will shut its servers down. That’s it! A golf site is shutting down! The

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Wilmington Municipal Golf Course – Wilmington, NC

I like beaches. I do I’m fortunate to be able to indulge in this love of mine at least once a year. And when I do, I make sure I bring the sticks. Through careful negotiation, I am allotted one

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Ryder Cup Captain’s Picks – Pre Barclays

We’re coming up on what is my favorite golf event: The Ryder Cup. Hell, I allotted two hours of my trip to Minneapolis last year to send time on-site at Hazeltine National just looking at the place. Since I have

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Can We Settle This “Dormie” Thing Once and For All?!

This is going to be the sort of post that only golf nerds care about. Don’t attempt to discuss this topic with someone who couldn’t give two eff’s about golf. So, I’m watching the US Amateur on Saturday when I

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Breaking 80 From the Forwards

This post is dedicated to Ryan Young, aka @Front9Back9. Ryan was an active member of the golf blogosphere and was a regular contributor to the Twitter group known as #GolfChat. Sadly, Ryan passed away a few days ago. He leaves

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White Bear Yacht Club – White Bear Lake, MN

Played: 2015 Yardage: 6,471 (I played a mix of white and blue tees) I profess that I have not played a lot of the great courses in the United States. I have studied words and pictures of the greats for

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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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