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Ugh. I thought my range close by had opened up, so I went by at lunch yesterday. Nope, not open, despite their phone message saying the range was open. I haven't hit a ball since December 23rd, and I was really looking forward to it. I also wanted to film to see how my priority piece looked at higher speeds. Really frustrating, because we're supposed to have another round of snow starting today. Ugh.

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When I lived in Colorado I quit golf for the Winter and skied instead, working on my priority piece: the downhill fall.  You gotta sub one sport for the other.  And skiing keeps you in fairly good shape.

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1 hour ago, Flushed said:

When do people start stacking up on golf gear? Still pretty cold and wet here so don't see many getting the latest stuff yet... early March?

I practice (and teach) year-round, so… whenever. 😄

You're in NC?

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On 2/10/2022 at 9:53 PM, Double Mocha Man said:

Congrats Phan. You went out after all... good for you!

Got 18 in on Saturday for the first time in 2022. It was almost 60 outside of Philly and I was surprised at how the course was playable. Soft, but playable. It was wonderful and I actually played pretty well. Still can't hit it out of my shadow but my short game and putting was in midseason form. Go figure.

Maybe another go tomorrow if the new snow cover from Sunday is gone. 

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17 minutes ago, DeadMan said:

No Way Mac GIF by It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

Keep that stuff away from Michigan!  We're wet enough in my area.

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8 minutes ago, DeadMan said:

Hate it when the weather man is right. 

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It’ll probably melt tomorrow, but still sucks. 

Makes up for the lack of snow in the beginning of winter? 

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36 minutes ago, DeadMan said:

Hate it when the weather man is right. 

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It’ll probably melt tomorrow, but still sucks. 

Some munchkin on the right side of the photograph doesn't hate it.

3 minutes ago, dennyjones said:

My brother sent me pics of the snow in Breck.   Glad it's not in Michigan~!

I ski bummed in Breck for two winters. Never saw the ground. I know there's a golf course there  somewhere but never saw that either.

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