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Handicap Index: 9.3
Friday, July 08, 2016

We play our course with a foursome, walking in approx. 3 hours.  Some people say we play too fast, the other side of the coin is that they play too slow.  I also marshal at a course.  I always find it amusing when people that I know take about 4 1/2 to 5 hours to play, complain that people play slow. When a snailsome complains about the slugsome, they need to look in the mirror to fix the problem.


Handicap Index: NH
Thursday, July 07, 2016

I like a faster group, but not a group rushing me.


Handicap Index: 4.4
Friday, March 11, 2016

I know of a way to promote pace of play—but is there a golf course willing to execute the idea, and is the SCGA willing to support the effort?  Call it Twosome Tuesday.  As a test program, a course should introduce Twosome Tuesday for one month.  Twosomes only; no threesomes or foursomes.  Tee times with a 10-minute gap can now be cut to five minutes.  Same amount of players on the course.  Pace of play will improve dramatically.  Come on, SCGA!  Persuade a course to step up and set the pace!!


Handicap Index: 23.7
Thursday, February 11, 2016

I agree with the pledge and signed it but it is not really going to speed up my pace if I a following a group of 5 players and they all can’t play or are barely learning how to play. I am sure a lot of you know what I am talking about! Some ground rules should be laid out by golf course managers such as a maximum of 4 players per group, appropriate staggered tee times, players should stick to a double-bogey maximum per hole - I often see golfers hit more then five strokes on a par 3 hole and so on. If players reach their double-bogey strokes, they should pick up the ball and score the double-bogey. Walkers, I know some golfers do it for the leisure part but they should realize that if the golf course if busy they should walk faster period.


Handicap Index: 22.0
Thursday, January 07, 2016

Need a working link to access video


Handicap Index: 21.2
Monday, October 05, 2015

Thanks, I appreciate the link…


Handicap Index: 14.4
Thursday, July 09, 2015

Sorry for the multiple posts but if you click the link below it will take you directly to the Pace of Play pledge signup.


Handicap Index: 14.4
Thursday, July 09, 2015

Hey Jay.  I just typed pledge after the 

I didn’t find the actual link…hahaha