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financeguy 03-13-2007 11:11 PM

Any Golfers?
 
I'm a pretty avid golfer. I like to play and to watch it on TV. Does anyone else on these forums play much golf?

daytrader 03-13-2007 11:39 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
I like playing golf as well. What is your handicap? I always try to play once or twice a week.

cesc 03-14-2007 10:50 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
Nah I'm not a fan of golf...I've only tried out mini golf...other than that golf is boring to watch from my perspective...or in my opinion.

tater03 03-31-2007 11:18 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
I like miniture golf does that count? I just never really got into it. I have tried it and just wasn't for me.

tater03 05-27-2007 06:02 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
My husband went a played golf for the first time in a long while. He was gone all day to play 18 holes. Obviously he didn't do to hot. But he enjoyed himself so I guess that's all that counts.

Mynion 05-27-2007 10:49 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
Yes, I golf, if you call it that anyways. I call it "golf ball search and rescue."

;)

What I enjoy most out of playing golf is simply the ability to relax and enjoy the company of whomever I'm with. I also enjoy nature and being out on some beautiful courses.

People who take golf (and sometimes life) too seriously may not enjoy it.

Another advantage to playing golf with someone is that you learn how they handle adversity and many other challenging situations. If someone was interviewing with me for a job, I might take them out to play some golf. You'd be amazed how much you can learn about someone.

You should play sometime with your husband. My wife plays golf and she is much better than I, yet we've never played together, other than going to the driving range. We're planning on it, though, as soon as possible!

tater03 05-28-2007 04:10 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
I like that you call golf "golf ball search and rescue". That would be exactly what I would be doing the majority of the time. I have told my husband that I will give it a try sometime this summer.

Mark A 05-31-2007 08:10 AM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
Golf, the only sport you love to play while doing horribly bad playing it.

philgtc 07-01-2007 09:12 AM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
Love my golf Finance Guy

My wife thinks it would be more exciting to watch Paint dry. But I sat and watched every minute of the US Open.

Bigrich 07-01-2007 01:29 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
I try to play a coup;e times a week as well. We have a few great courses within an hour or so from me...
Try playing with a heard of Elk on the course LOL....

tater03 07-01-2007 08:15 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
Now a herd of Elk on the course would sure make playing golf interesting. I like the analogy to watching paint dry on the wall.

philgtc 07-02-2007 06:59 AM

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I've never played with elks on the course but I have played when theres been Kangaroos on the course. Oh yeah I also hit a cow once, but not on purpose.

Bigrich 07-02-2007 05:49 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
Keys on The Green, Evergreen Colorado,,, usually on the back 9 if you play early in the morning, or evening your chances of bouncing one off their backs is GOOD,,,, puts a damper on your handicap:rolleyes: can't beat the scenery, went to Breckinridge this morning, only played 9 there was a little crowded for a mountain course,, guess people have off for the 4th week....

parise 07-28-2007 10:30 PM

Re: Any Golfers?
 
Sorry, the only golf I play is on my computer. There used to be a game called Links.

Cheba 10-30-2007 10:24 AM

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I like play golf in my pc too :)


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