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In Sweden we play golf regardless of the weather. ;-)


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#1 The_Swede

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 03:44 PM

Hey, I survived! ;-)

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 07:38 PM

Whoa....glad I am not there.

I hardly ever play in such weather...or rain.  We have about 350 good days a year...why bother with the other 15!

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 07:53 PM

Like a romp in the sack, I'll take it when I can get it as well.  

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 08:40 PM

CANADA beats Sweden in hockey and bad golf weather
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Posted 29 June 2018 - 08:58 PM

Just use a 1 iron for safety


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 06:03 AM

Great pic OP :D

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Posted 30 June 2018 - 06:35 AM

I’ve always wondered how such a terrible weather could’ve produced so many outstanding golfers. I see now. Sheer Viking blood

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Posted 30 June 2018 - 07:29 AM

Lightening?  If there is it’s not brave, just foolish. Where I am from weatlime that can be very dangerous

Cool pic though.


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 07:41 AM

Iíd keep playing. I donít think the heavy stuff is coming down for quite a while.

Edited by dukeman, 30 June 2018 - 07:45 AM.


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 07:42 AM

Really cool pic. As others have said, stay out of the lightning. But really cool pic!


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 07:55 AM

Was that lightning or setting sun?
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Posted 30 June 2018 - 02:39 PM

View PostSkiSchoolPro, on 30 June 2018 - 07:55 AM, said:

Was that lightning or setting sun?
Setting sun! :-)
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Posted 01 July 2018 - 03:42 AM

View PostThe_Swede, on 30 June 2018 - 02:39 PM, said:

View PostSkiSchoolPro, on 30 June 2018 - 07:55 AM, said:

Was that lightning or setting sun?
Setting sun! :-)
You are way too far South if the sun goes down this time of the year!
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Posted 01 July 2018 - 08:08 AM

I wanna know how he hit it off that Corona bottle without breaking it

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Posted 01 July 2018 - 08:21 AM

"In Sweden we play golf regardless of the weather? "
Maybe, but only because you have to.


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Posted 01 July 2018 - 08:37 AM

sun or rain keep on playing

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Posted 01 July 2018 - 12:10 PM

View Postcardoustie, on 29 June 2018 - 08:40 PM, said:

CANADA beats Sweden in hockey and bad golf weather

Probably this year anyway. warm and sunny in most parts of Sweden since early May, it's weird I'm not used to this. About that hockey though............... ;)

Edited by Prntscrn, 01 July 2018 - 12:36 PM.


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Posted 01 July 2018 - 12:41 PM

Great pic but I would be in the 19th watching you. I never mess with lightning.
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Posted 02 July 2018 - 03:34 AM

View PostPrntscrn, on 01 July 2018 - 12:10 PM, said:

View Postcardoustie, on 29 June 2018 - 08:40 PM, said:

CANADA beats Sweden in hockey and bad golf weather

Probably this year anyway. warm and sunny in most parts of Sweden since early May, it's weird I'm not used to this. About that hockey though............... ;)
Did someone say ice hockey?

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Posted 04 July 2018 - 12:44 PM

View PostMikey5e, on 01 July 2018 - 08:21 AM, said:

"In Sweden we play golf regardless of the weather? "
Maybe, but only because you have to.
  dude .... Buzz kill ... :dntknw:

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Posted 04 July 2018 - 01:09 PM

I was struck by lightening 30 years ago.  Still makes me jump and flinch.  I ran off the golf course yesterday when the thunder got close.  Be safe out there.

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Posted 04 July 2018 - 05:28 PM

Lightning should make everybody run for safety, it's so unpredictable and deadly.

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Posted 05 July 2018 - 10:02 AM

 Mikey5e, on 04 July 2018 - 05:28 PM, said:

Lightning should make everybody run for safety, it's so unpredictable and deadly.
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Posted 05 July 2018 - 10:17 AM

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Posted 05 July 2018 - 09:38 PM

 The_Swede, on 29 June 2018 - 03:44 PM, said:

Hey, I survived! ;-)

In North Bonneville, WA...same here!

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Posted 05 July 2018 - 11:19 PM

 MilesVJackson, on 05 July 2018 - 09:38 PM, said:

 The_Swede, on 29 June 2018 - 03:44 PM, said:

Hey, I survived! ;-)

In North Bonneville, WA...same here!

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That is more frightening than Mordor.

I was -7 after 13 holes once, absolutely feeling it, the best Iíve probably ever played. Then I heard thunder on 14, and ran straight for the clubhouse and never finished the round. Iím wimpy for a Canadian, but my Italian born and raised mom told me a few too many stories from her childhood about lightning bolting through her house that was essentially a hutt.

My playing partners thought I was an idiot. One of the guys held his club straight in the air and dared god to strike him down (he actually said that out loud). I canít be sure, but Iíd guess that guy is dead now.

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Posted 06 July 2018 - 01:34 AM

 MilesVJackson, on 05 July 2018 - 09:38 PM, said:

 The_Swede, on 29 June 2018 - 03:44 PM, said:

Hey, I survived! ;-)

In North Bonneville, WA...same here!

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Someone needs to address those brown spots on the course
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Posted 11 July 2018 - 10:03 PM

 Mikey5e, on 04 July 2018 - 05:28 PM, said:

Lightning should make everybody run for safety, it's so unpredictable and deadly.

We had lightning above our heads in a tourney a couple years ago. A playing partner commented that lightning goes from the ground to the sky (it does) and that we don't have anything to worry about since we don't have metal spikes.  I thought, IDIOT, and said I am driving to the halfway house with or without you.  He said I made the right call after we got to the house.

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Posted 16 July 2018 - 09:09 AM

Propper Belgian weather for golf :-)

Edited by Walter, 16 July 2018 - 09:10 AM.


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Posted 16 July 2018 - 09:19 AM

Playing on St Patrick's day in Belgium @ my home course.

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