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Old 04-02-2008, 02:37 PM   #1
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I had to share this/gloat about this with as many people as possible! I hit my first hole-in-one yesterday! Hole #2 at Beacon Lakes, 125-yard par 3. Hit a knock-down shot with my 9-iron and aced it. Freaking beautiful. Came home and drank beer and cooked a beer-can chicken. Heck of a day! Has anyone else ever hit a hole-in-one? Let's hear the stories!

 
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Old 04-02-2008, 02:42 PM   #2
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Congratulations! Never hit one myself.
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Old 04-02-2008, 02:42 PM   #3
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Nice job! I've been playing for nearly 30 years and have come close several times, but no dice.

I did get lucky once and dunk it from 100 yds on a par 4, but no ace.

EDIT- The odds of hitting a hole in one are estimated at anywhere from 25k-30k to 1.


 
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Old 04-02-2008, 02:48 PM   #4
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Awesome!

I've never had one, but I did witness my Father-in-law sink one at Possum Trot in Myrtle Beach, SC. He got all sorts of stuff from the place.

 
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Old 04-02-2008, 02:49 PM   #5
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Beacon Lakes in League City (or close) right? I play there sometimes. I know that hole, very nice!!

 
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Old 04-02-2008, 03:01 PM   #6
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Does a hole-in-one playing Disc Golf on a par 4 count?

 
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Old 04-02-2008, 03:09 PM   #7
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Hell Brew, yes, that's the course. Not a long par 3 by any means, but an ace is an ace!

 
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Old 04-02-2008, 03:19 PM   #8
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I have never hit a hole in one, But I DID go to a 129 Yard Par 3 at a local course here, I used my PW and I hit the Pin but it didn't go in. Was as close as I will ever get again probably. Congrats on you Hole in One though.
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Old 04-02-2008, 03:32 PM   #9
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Congrats on the hole in one. 13 Handicap here and the closest I've come was about 6".
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Old 04-02-2008, 03:33 PM   #10
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I know nothing about golf, but understand just how rare a hole-in-one is. It probably has much the equivalent odds of me luring a crushingly handsome gymnast into bed after I've puked on his shoes.

Oh, wait. I did that once.


Regardless, CONGRATS on that accomplishment!!!

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