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How many years ago did you play your "career round?"


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#1 unrepentant 60s kid

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Posted 01 October 2018 - 04:04 PM

Thirty for me, I'm afraid.
Quite a six hole charge at the end, huh?

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Posted 01 October 2018 - 06:36 PM

0.2 years ago roughly

69 on a 75 rated course.

I also have a 71 on a 75 rated course while it was snowing, 5 years ago
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Posted 01 October 2018 - 06:51 PM

June, then August. Each for different reasons.

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Posted 01 October 2018 - 06:54 PM

40 years ago I shot a 71 in a qualifier for my college team.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 08:27 AM

10 years ago on July 20.


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Posted 02 October 2018 - 08:29 AM

I'm 66 yo and it was 2 weeks ago.  I tied my all-time low of 68.  11 Handicapper, so I was way out of my own league.  One of those days when everything went my way.  I followed it up with a back-to-reality 81.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 08:33 AM

A few weeks ago shot a -5 67 on course rating/slope 70.2/118.  Last year shot a -3 69 on a course rating/slope 73/143. I feel like the 69 was much more difficult to achieve.
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Posted 02 October 2018 - 08:37 AM

I broke 80 (79) on a par 71 when I was 22, been chasing it ever since and am now 51. :scare2: Closest I've come is 82.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 08:43 AM

3 years, 2 months, 18 days

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 10:10 AM

July 2017.  GAM Championship qualifier.  Shot 70.  While I did shoot 69 this year, the 70 was far better.  Rained all day, we had a 1.5 hour rain delay after playing two holes, tournament pressure.  I also didn't miss a fairway.

If I had my "game" that I do now when I was 30, which I was probably hitting it 30 yards more, I'd easily be a + cap.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 10:34 AM

Gosh, I don’t remember. It has to have been at least 8-10 years ago. I did shoot my best tournament round last month, about two weeks after my 55th birthday.
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Posted 02 October 2018 - 10:41 AM

I think it was 8 or 9 years ago, I shot my only round in the 60's, a 69 (-2) at Talamore in Southern Pines.  I think it was only about 4 years ago I had -2 (70) in our senior club championship, while playing off a 6 handicap.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 06:29 PM

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 06:48 PM

These days, all my rounds are casual rounds.  Don't keep a strict score but in my head and have shot 3 or 4 over last year.  But, about 35 years ago, broke par on the back 9 to break 80 for the first time and win a lot of money in my club's Calcutta.  Very proud of myself that I shot par on the 18th and that I came through big time in a tournament.  To this day, I remember every shot on that back 9.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 07:56 PM

23-years ago I shot a 6-under par 65. Playing in a scratch league two summers ago, I shot a 6-under par 30. If there was any chance I could have squeezed in the back nine, I would have. However, darkness was setting in as we putted out on the ninth hole. When putts are dropping, it's fun to see how low you can go.


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Posted 02 October 2018 - 08:25 PM

Seven years ago, shot my age 68 on a 71.7/136 course.  Previous best was a 73, 36 years ago my 2nd year of golf  in 5th flight of club championship.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 09:23 PM

69 2 years ago. Have had some under par rounds since though mostly good rounds are 75-79
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Posted 02 October 2018 - 10:31 PM

It's been 8 years, when I was 34.  Lost the card during a move, which is a bummer.  Got within a stroke twice this year.  Will try harder to keep the cards this time.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 10:59 PM

My best was back in 2007. I came very close to that in 2009 and twice earlier this year.

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 06:42 AM

Six years ago this past 09/16~

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 09:36 AM

My best round of my career came this year (81) with a bunch of rounds in the 80s. This is my 2nd year of serious golf but i'm still wildly inconsistent

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 11:05 AM

I did it (79) once each of the last 3 years, most recently about 3-4 months ago, and I had a quad on the scorecard so it could have been much better.

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 10:47 PM

View Postkc_hacker, on 02 October 2018 - 10:31 PM, said:

It's been 8 years, when I was 34.  Lost the card during a move, which is a bummer.  Got within a stroke twice this year.  Will try harder to keep the cards this time.

Unusual that I would have replied to this thread last night.  I shot my career round this afternoon.  Bested my round from 8 years ago by one today.  Hit the ball well, and every single putt was falling.  Pretty surreal.

Edited by kc_hacker, 03 October 2018 - 10:48 PM.


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Posted 04 October 2018 - 05:44 AM

19 years ago, played Ocotillo in Chandler AZ.  Love that course, the ball seems like it's teed up in the fairways!

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Posted 04 October 2018 - 05:46 AM

34 years ago.  66(-6) on Lake Hefner South in OKC.

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Posted 04 October 2018 - 06:29 PM

Today!!!!!  Shot 67.  Prior to this I had never even shot par.  It all went right and I couldn't miss.  I hit 3 poor shots all day.  5 birdies, 1 eagle and 2 bogeys.  All the rest were pars.  Best day of golf ever!!!

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Posted 04 October 2018 - 06:49 PM

6 months ago 66 on a 72/71.2 6 birdies no bogeys
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Posted 04 October 2018 - 07:41 PM

On my birthday in 2011, shot 75.
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Posted 04 October 2018 - 08:05 PM

Not sure my round this past weekend was my best round ever considering I've had a few scores within 2-3 strokes on more difficult courses and in tournaments, but at 64 (-8) it's my lowest ever. Course was just over 6500, 71.6 or so rating, 9 birdies and 1 bogie. Played solid tee to green, holed out a flop shot the one of the three greens I missed and was shortsided on, and the putter was hot. I've had a few sub 70 rounds the past months, but this round felt like it came out of nowhere +10 years removed from college golf and most weeks just playing on the weekends. Followed it up by an uninspired 80 the next day :)
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Posted 05 October 2018 - 06:54 AM

14 years, before graduate school/marriage/career/child/40lbs.

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