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  1. 1. Do you always walk, get a cart, or both

    • I am a walker
    • Give me a cart
    • I enjoy both

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Originally Posted by timabe

It would be cool if someone looked at all these posts and compared the average handicap of walkers to that of riders. At the courses I play, I consistently see the players walking and the hackers riding. Obviously, there are exceptions to any rule, but wheen I join a threesome of fellow walkers I am rarely disappointed in their ability or pace.

You haven't found a rule.  You've made an invalid assumption from observations flavored with your own prejudices.  I know lots of very good players who ride all the time, and I know an equal number of very poor golfers who walk.  And vice-versa.  A lot of it depends on your definition of "hacker" ( a rather defamatory term which I choose to use only on rare and extreme occasions).

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