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#51 Sofia Balicka / so_phifi - Score: 39 - 03/15/13 @ 09:59
<C-A>jjx$a  <Esc>5J2bqahr<CR>7bq3@aj06i <Esc>5Gh<C-V>jjxZZ

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#52 A / Tower_1980 - Score: 39 - 08/02/13 @ 12:20
<C-A>jj6I <Esc>qq5eli<CR><Esc>J<Esc>q9@qI<C-W><Esc>k.k.k.i <Esc>2wl.ZZ

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#53 bratliff / bratliff - Score: 39 - 08/10/14 @ 07:37
<C-A>++6I <Esc>f5a<CR><Esc>6XJi <Esc>f2a<CR><BS><Esc>Jf9a<CR><Esc>Jf6a<CR><Esc>JZZ

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#54 Pradeep Kumar / pradeep6kumar - Score: 40 - 01/02/13 @ 06:11
$r33Gqa<C-X>.Wq30@aa 30 31<Esc>3Gxr W.jWi <Esc>2W.ZZ

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#55 Chris Trombley / ctrombley - Score: 40 - 01/28/13 @ 04:41
$r33Gqa<C-X>.Wq30@aa 30 31<Esc>3Gxr W.jWi <Esc>2W.ZZ

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#56 Oliver Christ / 0liverChrist - Score: 40 - 09/30/13 @ 21:27
w<C-A>jj6I <Esc>f5a<CR><Esc>d0Ji <Esc>f2a<CR><BS><Esc>Jf9a<CR><Esc>Jf6a<CR><Esc>JZZ

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#57 David Tabachnikov / davidtab - Score: 40 - 10/01/14 @ 12:21
<C-A>jjx$a  <Esc>5J2bqqhr<CR>7bq3@qj06i <Esc>5Gh<C-V><C-E>jjxZZ

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#58 Max Sherman / johnislarry - Score: 41 - 01/02/13 @ 10:50
2e<C-A>2j^r wr wqq2<C-X>wq29@qA 30 31<Esc>3k3bi <Right> <Esc>ZZ

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#59 Ben Zittlau / benzittlau - Score: 41 - 01/19/13 @ 20:59
<C-A>3Gr W.Wqa<C-X><C-X>Wq30@aa 30 31<Esc>24Bi <Esc>Ww.:w<CR>:q<CR>

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#60 brett / brettyukich - Score: 42 - 09/22/13 @ 09:29
$r33G5JI <Esc>5.f5a<CR><Esc><<i <Esc>3w.5ea<CR><BS><Esc>7e.a<CR><Esc>7e.ZZ

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#61 Runar / runarfu - Score: 43 - 01/01/13 @ 19:18
$<C-A>jj0vt3r f3qq<C-X><C-X>w@qq@qA 30 31<Esc>/8<CR>i <Esc>f i <Esc>ZZ

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#62 Yann Moisan / YannMoisan - Score: 46 - 01/02/13 @ 01:11
<C-A>jj5J0f5qqlr<CR>7weq3@q0xk0xk0xkf8i <Esc>k0i      <Esc>ZZ

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#63 Ryo Sakikawa / ryosakikawa - Score: 68 - 02/16/13 @ 20:28
<C-A>2jJi <Esc>JJJ06I <Esc>5f5f5a<CR><Esc>2f<Esc>f2a<CR><Esc>f2i<CR><Esc>f7hi<CR><Esc><C-V>4G0di <Esc>$klkjjjlxjllxjllZZ

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Created by: udioica

63 active golfers, 181 entries

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#1 - Urtica dioica / udioica

11/26/2013 at 05:59AM

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#2 - John Braxler / braxler

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#10 - Arturo Escaip / arturoescaip

09/01/2013 at 09:30AM

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#11 - 無ん垢の叫び / john_ababa

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#12 - Joel Elkins / dice_tea

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02/03/2013 at 05:44AM

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#34 - Forrest Zeisler / fzeisler

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#36 - Xinruo Sun / xiaoruoruo

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#38 - Dan Oneata / DanOneata

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#39 - Caek / Caek_

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#40 - Matthew Clair / CanadaRox

01/20/2013 at 09:45PM

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#41 - Daniel Lundin / danielundin

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#42 - Oscar Friberg / oscfri

01/31/2013 at 05:50PM

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#43 - Ram Tamtam / ramtamtamtam

07/02/2014 at 12:12PM

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#44 - James / Dronak

09/04/2014 at 03:20PM

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#45 - Yi EungJun / semtlnori

01/06/2013 at 10:05AM

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#46 - Amy / imightbeAmy

02/17/2013 at 05:47PM

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#47 - outsmartin / outsmartin

04/17/2013 at 09:25AM

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#48 - Joe Sullivan / itsjoesullivan

06/19/2013 at 05:47AM

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#49 - Joe T / h2g2guy

11/01/2013 at 06:27AM

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#50 - Benjamin Thomas / PryFlack

01/06/2013 at 07:14AM

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#51 - Sofia Balicka / so_phifi

03/15/2013 at 09:59AM

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#52 - A / Tower_1980

08/02/2013 at 12:20PM

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#53 - bratliff / bratliff

08/10/2014 at 07:37AM

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#54 - Pradeep Kumar / pradeep6kumar

01/02/2013 at 06:11AM

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#55 - Chris Trombley / ctrombley

01/28/2013 at 04:41AM

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#56 - Oliver Christ / 0liverChrist

09/30/2013 at 09:27PM

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#57 - David Tabachnikov / davidtab

10/01/2014 at 12:21PM

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#58 - Max Sherman / johnislarry

01/02/2013 at 10:50AM

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#59 - Ben Zittlau / benzittlau

01/19/2013 at 08:59PM

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#60 - brett / brettyukich

09/22/2013 at 09:29AM

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#61 - Runar / runarfu

01/01/2013 at 07:18PM

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#62 - Yann Moisan / YannMoisan

01/02/2013 at 01:11AM

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#63 - Ryo Sakikawa / ryosakikawa

02/16/2013 at 08:28PM