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Close, but no cigar. Been playing off and on since I was a kid and seriously for about 10+ years (with a few years of break in there...kids/life).

The closest I've ever come was from ~130 a couple months ago...

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I have been close several times such as behind the cup an inch and just in front needing one more rotation but ZERO for me. Holed out twice from the fairway(one was fairway bunker) but no ACE's for me yet.

On 5/12/2017 at 8:07 AM, ZappyAd said:

The announcers on PGATourLive said Sergio hit only his third career hole in one yesterday at TPC.  Given he basically plays 4 rounds a week most weeks for the last 20 years it shows they are pretty rare.

They are probably talking in Professional tournament play. I'll bet he has too many to count if you count everyone he has ever had playing casual and practice rounds.

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3 now, in something like 48 years old playing.  More details tomorrow, when I sober up. Maybe Monday

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46 minutes ago, DaveP043 said:

3 now, in something like 48 years old playing.  More details tomorrow, when I sober up. Maybe Monday

Haha - love it! I know it wasn't at Stoneleigh...looking forward to hearing more about it.

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If you check my avatar, it'll tell you all you need to know :-).

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1 (just under 3 months ago) after 14 years of playing or so.  Wheew!

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So far I'm 0 for 51! Oddly enough I've jarred approach shots on par 4's for Eagles several times, but never had an actual hole in one on a par 3.

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On 5/12/2017 at 9:08 AM, Wally Fairway said:

Zero aces, but then again I've only been playing the game for about 45+ years.
Maybe this is the year :~(

You must be a Lions fan!

 

 

0 but I've been close.   Treetops par 3 course, number 9 to within about 3".     I'm patient!   

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On 5/13/2017 at 7:28 PM, DaveP043 said:

3 now, in something like 48 years old playing.  More details tomorrow, when I sober up. Maybe Monday

 

On 5/13/2017 at 8:16 PM, Hardspoon said:

Haha - love it! I know it wasn't at Stoneleigh...looking forward to hearing more about it.

So Saturday I'm playing in an interclub match at nearby Hidden Creek CC, on a chilly wet morning.  My partner and I are getting beat pretty bad, based on both some excellent short game stuff from our opponents, and our own inability to adjust to the recently aerified greens.   We started playing better on the back, staying close to even.  On 17, playing about 195 yards, I hit a nice looking shot with my hybrid, drawing gently towards the hole.  We saw one bounce, and then nothing, it disappeared.  Yup, it went in.  Our opponents were probably more excited than I was, they'd never seen an ace before that.  

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14 minutes ago, DaveP043 said:

So Saturday I'm playing in an interclub match at nearby Hidden Creek CC, on a chilly wet morning.  My partner and I are getting beat pretty bad, based on both some excellent short game stuff from our opponents, and our own inability to adjust to the recently aerified greens.   We started playing better on the back, staying close to even.  On 17, playing about 195 yards, I hit a nice looking shot with my hybrid, drawing gently towards the hole.  We saw one bounce, and then nothing, it disappeared.  Yup, it went in.  Our opponents were probably more excited than I was, they'd never seen an ace before that.  

Congrats Dave!  Save some for the Newport Cup, will ya?

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1 hour ago, DaveP043 said:

On 17, playing about 195 yards, I hit a nice looking shot with my hybrid, drawing gently towards the hole.  We saw one bounce, and then nothing, it disappeared.  Yup, it went in.  Our opponents were probably more excited than I was, they'd never seen an ace before that.  

Congrats Dave. I'd like to think this thread helped you visualize!

 

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