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I'm a 16-year-old golfer from Finland. I completed the green card course 4 years ago, but after that I didn't play that often until 2018. My handicap in the beginning of 2018 was around 40-50. It quickly dropped down to 26,6 in the end of 2018. I was practicing in a junior beginner group but I got invited to join the best junior golfers of our club (hcp was around 30). I practiced a lot during the winter and summer of 2019. Right now my handicap is 8,6. I did biathlon for 6 years before quitting it last year. I have played many sports (also too much e-sports). During the summer I played around 100 rounds of golf (consisting of 1/3 18 hole rounds and 2/3 9 hole rounds). My dream is to get on the European tour. My typical round is 78-80. Last year my average drive was 200 meters. This summer it was around 240-250 meters

 

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Welcome to the forum. 

About 5 years ago I stayed in Finland for about a week. I was up near Seinajoki. It was during the time of year when the sun didn't set. I remember we played golf twice. We teed off at around 9PM both times. It was really cool. Although, I imagine it isn't quite as awesome in the winter. 

Anyway, I've been to Finland a few times and have always enjoyed it. 

Enjoy the forum. 

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Welcome to TST from Dallas, TX. Your numbers sound good. I wish that your dream becomes reality.

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