View Poll Results: Your average score?

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    2 1.42%
  • 70-79

    14 9.93%
  • 80-89

    46 32.62%
  • 90-99

    40 28.37%
  • 100-110

    24 17.02%
  • Just golf for fun

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    Golf

    Unfortunately, I've never played golf, but going to start and was curious what most CF'ers score. I know par is 72, but I also know that most people don't score any where near that.



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    Re: Folf

    folf, nice



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    Re: Folf

    par isnt always 72, i usually shoot about 5 over or better



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    Re: Folf

    I'll shoot anywhere from 90 to 110 depending on the difficulty of the course...I consider myself a crappy golfer. Depends how bad I get eaten alive on the par 3's.



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    Re: Golf

    120 or so. Just started playing again.



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    Re: Folf

    Quote Originally Posted by bigredqb7 View Post
    folf, nice
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    Re: Golf

    High 80's on a good day but usually low 90's.



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    Re: Golf

    hit really well today including the 8 beers I had :) usually after 4 or 5 beers my game declines...couldve shot 8 over today but missed 2 short birdie putts!! still a great afternoon to golf and tomorrow is looking better at waveland!
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    Re: Golf

    I haven't played in years. When I was playing quite a bit in the mid 1990's I was shooting low 90s with an occasional 88 or 89



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    Re: Golf

    i golfed an 84 yesterday and it was my hgihest score yet so i wa really happy! usually im like a 90-95 golfer



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    Re: Golf

    If you are just starting, then breaking 100 is a good goal.

    Also, do yourself a favor: learn the rules, and score yourself properly, every time. You will get a much better read on how you are improving, and it will be much more satisfying when you finally break 100 (and 90, etc.).

    Most of all: Have fun!

    EDIT: I am a 15, so breaking 90 is my goal these days. I shot 88 on back-to-back days last weekend, so I'm feeling good about my improvement so far this season.



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    Re: Golf

    These are allot lower than I expected



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    Re: Golf

    80-85 usually. Over 85 would be a very bad day or a pretty tough course. Below 80 happens once in a while but I'm to busy to be consistently that low.



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    Re: Golf

    My best round was a 72. Usually in the low 80's


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    Re: Golf

    Quote Originally Posted by jaretac View Post
    Unfortunately, I've never played golf, but going to start and was curious what most CF'ers score. I know par is 72, but I also know that most people don't score any where near that.
    Know the rules and always be aware of course etiquette.

    Welcome to the most frustrating game of your life.



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