Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 5447b459380e8b0002000db3

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a_golf_ball - > - > - > - > |___________| -
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            - > - > - > - > |a_golf_ball| -

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Solutions

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#260 bo-yu huang / @good5dog5 - Score: 40 - 11/11/14 @ 08:45
yever f_p<C-C><C-C>uuyever f_pldeF_f-F_F_F_x:wq<CR>

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Created by: @udioica

260 active golfers, 702 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
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#181 - Eduardo / @earada

10/22/2014 at 03:30PM

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#182 - Leandro Freitas / @freitass

10/22/2014 at 03:48PM

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#183 - James / @Dronak

10/22/2014 at 09:23PM

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#184 - Jose Gutierrez / @Jogusa

10/23/2014 at 08:04AM

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#185 - Denis Redozubov / @rufuse

10/25/2014 at 01:41PM

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#186 - ЕвгенийВ / @imater

10/27/2014 at 04:34AM

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#187 - Vivek Bose / @Strangelich

10/27/2014 at 06:03AM

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#188 - Maxim / @HateLinux

10/27/2014 at 07:32PM

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#189 - Alex Lesman / @LesmanAlex

10/28/2014 at 08:03PM

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#190 - Michael Gerdes / @mgerdes11

11/01/2014 at 09:04PM

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#191 - Jesse Morton / @Jesse_Motion

11/03/2014 at 07:00AM

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#192 - Matt Robbins / @mcrmfc

11/03/2014 at 05:19PM

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#193 - Daniel / @dpaneda

11/04/2014 at 10:34PM

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#194 - CJ Avilla / @wizemanip

11/09/2014 at 05:46AM

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#195 - Felix Boers / @felixboers

11/14/2014 at 08:10AM

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#196 - Dan / @vywmtl

11/16/2014 at 10:35AM

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#197 - Philip Ince / @philipince

11/19/2014 at 03:04PM

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#198 - Keyboard Fire / @KeyboardFire

11/22/2014 at 01:51PM

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#199 - Vladyslav Marsikov / @gagabogolo

11/24/2014 at 03:38PM

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#200 - David Foucher / @tyjak

11/29/2014 at 10:10AM

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#201 - Tamás Torba / @torbatamas

12/30/2014 at 07:37PM

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#202 - Gwilym Kuiper / @gwilymk

01/04/2015 at 01:57PM

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#203 - Tact Overflow / @muppling

01/08/2015 at 01:27PM

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#204 - Dr Rev J. “I am not a bot!” Kirchartz, KSC, KHS / @JKirchartz

01/16/2015 at 06:06AM

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#205 - SilentFl / @Silent_Fl

01/26/2015 at 11:50AM

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#206 - Thiago Prado / @5k1pp3r

03/02/2015 at 06:06PM

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#207 - Deepak Surti / @dmsurti

03/17/2015 at 01:33PM

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#208 - Jeffrey Gu / @Jeffrey_Gu

03/17/2015 at 05:47PM

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#209 - Jack Yeh / @tinyhousejack

03/20/2015 at 04:49PM

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#210 - William Ott / @oddalot

04/08/2015 at 12:51PM