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Golf super aces hole while testing the green’s reaction to incoming ball

Ace marked his first swing of club this season


May 25, 2020
By The Chronicle Herald

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Serenity Golf Club superintendent Nick Plantje aced a hole on his first swing of the season in an effort to test the green's reaction.

An Alberta golf superintendent’s first swing of a club this season was one for the ages. Nick Plantje, superintendent at Serenity Golf Club in Rocky View, teed one up at the 102-yard 14th hole to test the green’s reaction and watched his ball track toward the hole and disappear into the cup. The ace was witnessed by a couple of friends who were already playing the hole and allowed Plantje to make the one hit.

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