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Nice job buddy!   That is not a regular accomplishment at all. You don't dork your way to even par.

Congrats! I was able to do the same twice. One in 2016 and one last year. Sadly, it seems like the season will end without me being able to do it. But it is one of the most amazing feeling ever after

EXCELLENT!!! It usually takes me 11 or 12 holes to shoot even par...!

> @GolfWithdrawals said:

> Congrats! That is truly an amazing accomplishment for a 9hcp. Not making worse than bogey is a great goal to have every round, and you will be pleasantly surprised at your scores if you can continue to do that.

 

> @nicelife said:

> @LHGolf4 6 birdies! Nice work!

 

Thanks! Last couple rounds have been a little worse than average, mainly struggled with the driver. Played in a scramble yesterday so I got a chance to have some no pressure swings and definitely hit better. Still thrilled I did it!

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Congratulations!! I've been obsessed with golf for over 30 years and haven't ever even sniffed level par. I just don't have the mental game for it, even when the rest of the game is on. You know you do have it now, sky's the limit!

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I am also about a 9 handicap. But I'm 75 years old. I play a 5750 yard course with a rating of 67.6. I have to shoot 75-76 along with breaking 80 regularly to maintain an 8 or 9 cap. So, this year I've had an even par 72 and 2 73's. Plus shot my age 5 times.

My point is that although I'm proud of my good scores, they are still 4 or 5 over the course rating. No way am I going to shoot 68.

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Congrats, I'm inspired by your even par round. I've finally started scoring in the high 70's fairly regularly, so I'm hoping that I can have that next breakthrough some time in the next year or so.

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27 years.... Did you realize that most the golfers have never scored par or better ? A majority of the weekend golfers never even broke 80s in their life long golfing experience.

The first for par or better is always the best. Now the mental barrier is down, go get more.

Par is obtainable by design but birdie every hole is a dream that we keep chasing after.

 

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