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About FlintyDoughy

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  • Birthday 11/30/1980

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  1. Irons: In 2005 I was playing some hand-me-down Cobra clones; through a contact at a golf shop I got a line on some TM Rac LTs that were rental clubs at Banff Springs for 1/2 price. Most of the clubs had not been hit and the ones that were had maybe a round or two. With the driver, I had an old Big Bertha that was working fine, but I hit my dad's TM Burner (2007) at the range and bought one the next day (including the matching 3 wood and 3h) I was using a hand-me-down Ping putter, but after a putting lesson the pro suggested I use a mallet with alignment aids, so I ended up selecting a Ping Craz-E because it had the best feel to it.
  2. I always wear a visor and sunglasses, no keys, wallet or phone. I have a spare ball and tees in my left pocket, an orange divot repair tool and a purple ball market in my left. I also keep the ball and tee I am using in my right pocket when going from hole to hole. Like the rest of the people out there, each club has its' place in the bag.
  3. 1 Golf at least once a week 2 Practice at least once a week 3 bring handicap back under 20 4 hole in one
  4. http://www.darcyranchgolf.com/
  5. Some older Big Berthas can be had for that and they are very forgiving.
  6. I took 2 lessons to focus on chipping and putting and they helped a lot. I now have a better, consistent putting routine and I corrected some bad habits I developed over the last 10 years: moving lower body slightly when putting and corrected my weight being shifted from my back foot to front foot when chipping. Best 80 bucks I have spent.
  7. Pro gave me the exact same advice yesterday for an intermittent fade I was having.
  8. Working on keeping my weight on the left foot instead of right foot when chipping, also working on putting technique.