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2019 Newport Cup

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On 2/11/2019 at 6:14 PM, HJJ003 said:

Man I hope to be good enough for this one day. 

Same here!

On 3/2/2019 at 7:35 PM, iacas said:

newport_cup_2019.png Sign up even if you're not entirely sure if you will be able to play!

If I am reading the criteria correctly, single digits aren't strictly needed for the 2019 competition, but I feel 12+ might be pushing it a bit.  

On the other hand, if I'm wrong about this, I can make qualifying for this my 2019 golf goal.  

I'm going to think about this.  Maybe I can.

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3 minutes ago, mchepp said:

I threw my hat in the ring. If I am honest I would rather see some of the other folks on here get to play in it. It is such a blast that everyone who wants a shot should absolutely get one. I'll do the work to get my submission in, but I'm hopeful there are tons of worthy candidates and I can enjoy seeing some of the other great members on here get a chance to play. 

That said, I may still go for a day to watch. It is such a great competition that I may come just to watch, take photos, post what's happening on the site. Like @RandallT did in 2017. Vegas is an easy flight. 

That's a really good point, and I have to say that I'm really grateful for all the photos @RandallT took (including my current profile pic!). It was a great way of documenting the action since I personally am not somebody who takes photos all that often, and in total I have 7 photos that I actually took myself from the event with 3 of them being the llamas from Talamore next to the teebox. It's fun to go back every so often and scroll through the photo album to enjoy the memory again.

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2 hours ago, Pretzel said:

That's a really good point, and I have to say that I'm really grateful for all the photos @RandallT It's fun to go back every so often and scroll through the photo album to enjoy the memory again.

I mean I know I had that one hole out, but I remember most that one greenside pitch from the crap and perfectly hit above the bunker. 

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2 hours ago, Shindig said:

If I am reading the criteria correctly, single digits aren't strictly needed for the 2019 competition, but I feel 12+ might be pushing it a bit.  

If you can qualify then I can qualify and, on the off chance we both get selected, we will become good friends after playing against each other every single match 😉

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If I don't start getting my swing in order, I fear I may not qualify. It is in shambles right now...

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