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    • I lost more golf balls at LLB than I did the previous 4 days combined. 😉 I agree. Visually appealing, but from a golfing perspective, kind of boring.   
    • I'm taking way too long to write up my thoughts on the courses, but in the meantime… I'm going to focus on this stuff about LLB… FWIW Lawsonia is like $65 or something, while LLB was $100 to $125. I think everyone else who went would vote 8-0 the opposite way. LLB is absolutely a target golf course. There's really very little thinking to go around. Where you hit it should be pretty obvious on most every tee, and you're often punished for a miss. It has nowhere near the "areas to miss" as Lawsonia. I mean, are you sure you didn't confuse the two courses, Colin? 🙂 Yeah, I just… I don't know what to say to that. But I did have a bit of a theory I wanted to run by you… Could it be that Lawsonia's "fescue" areas were a lot like CA desert areas, and you've never really played much "parkland" golf courses like LLB tends to be (trees, deep bunkers, etc.)? So maybe you liked LLB more because it's unlike anything you've ever really seen, while those of us from PA, etc. are used to parkland golf courses. LLB is not architecturally all that interesting, IMO. Agree to disagree it's "important" at all. Especially since four of us walked. Every ball there is going to end up in like three places. We have different definitions of "target golf," man. All par threes tend to be "target golf." You're hitting the green. But, I'm curious about how much you liked LLB because of the possible "difference" from the courses you play a lot now.
    • I skimmed it, so I can't say for sure, but my initial reaction:
    • @imsys0042 just @ David next time.
    • Shot 85, 41/44. Lost 3 balls on two water holes but cleared one.  Overall a decent round for me.  Two 7’s on the card 😡. Hooked up with another single and had an enjoyable day.   Question though.  How does humidity affect distance? I find I have to club up. The ballflight looks right but when the ball lands its short.  
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