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Sand Hills – July 2014

I never wrote about our trip to north central Nebraska in 2014. I felt like it needed to remain a secret, but now seems like the right time to share the details of our trip. We wrote to the owner … Continue reading

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Sand Valley Blows Away Expectations

This was literally the view from our deck which we walked out onto at 6:30 am on 2 May 2017. This picture does not do justice to the scale of Sand Valley, the elevation changes, and the remarkable sand everywhere. … Continue reading

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Sand Valley – Dunes Everywhere

We arrived after an 8-hour drive. It rained and gusted 40 mph the entire way, which made for a dicey drive. Based on the size and scale of the sand dunes we could see with our high beams we are … Continue reading

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Opening Day – Sand Valley

My son Willem and I will be on our way shortly, venturing to north central Nekoosa, Wisconsin to enjoy opening day at Sand Valley. The course kicks off another Keiser family development in a huge sand pit. The others include … Continue reading

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Practice Center Reveal: 90% Complete

I spent the weekend – Saturday morning and Sunday afternoon – priming and painting the inside of our garage, aka “The Center.” We chose to paint it ultra bright white to keep the space as bright as possible. It makes … Continue reading

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Famous – I was mentioned on Golf Channel Morning Drive!

You can skip ahead to 2:35 or 2:40 if you don’t want to watch the entire segment.

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Getting an Early Start

Most of you know we rebuilt our garage in the late fall to house our golf practice center. Pics to follow later this month. This past weekend Will and I visited the West Michigan Golf Show in Grand Rapids. Attending … Continue reading

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Milestone

I played the best round of my life today, 71 (-1), at Leslie Park in Ann Arbor. We played the back tees/tips from 6,611 yards (72.0 rating/129 slope). Everything was working – I drove the ball well, my irons were … Continue reading

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This is Bandon Dunes

My son Will shared a great Vimeo video with me that really captures the essence of Bandon Dunes through video and music. Enjoy!   Bandon Dunes from Bandon Dunes on Vimeo.

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More Milestones

Will and I enjoyed an absolutely perfect day on the golf course today. I played last Monday, but it was the first time we got out to play 18 in almost 3 weeks. We drove the 50 minutes to Leslie … Continue reading

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