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chops · 2011-04-12 · Original thread
This reminds me of a blog I read a few years ago called "Scratch to Scratch". The point of the exercise was to go from being an ultrabeginner golfer to a par golfer in a year of serious practice and training.

Here's the about page from his blog:

That is apparently, his new blog migrated from the original, found here:

The big thing was the time and effort investment: over 70,000 practice balls, and 2,000 hours in a year (that's close to a full-time job).

He actually ended up writing a book about it:

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