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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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#244 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

244 active golfers, 650 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
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#181 - Felix Boers / @felixboers

11/14/2014 at 08:10AM

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#182 - Dan / @vywmtl

11/16/2014 at 10:35AM

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#183 - Philip Ince / @philipince

11/19/2014 at 03:04PM

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#184 - Keyboard Fire / @KeyboardFire

11/22/2014 at 01:51PM

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#185 - Vladyslav Marsikov / @gagabogolo

11/24/2014 at 03:38PM

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#186 - David Foucher / @tyjak

11/29/2014 at 10:10AM

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#187 - Tamás Torba / @torbatamas

12/30/2014 at 07:37PM

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#188 - Gwilym Kuiper / @gwilymk

01/04/2015 at 01:57PM

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#189 - Tact Overflow / @muppling

01/08/2015 at 01:27PM

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#190 - Dr. Rev. J. "Paranoid Android" Kirchartz / @JKirchartz

01/16/2015 at 06:06AM

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#191 - SilentFl / @Silent_Fl

01/26/2015 at 11:50AM

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#192 - Thiago Prado / @5k1pp3r

03/02/2015 at 06:06PM

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#193 - Deepak Surti / @dmsurti

03/17/2015 at 01:33PM

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#194 - Jeffrey Gu / @Jeffrey_Gu

03/17/2015 at 05:47PM

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#195 - Jack Yeh / @tinyhousejack

03/20/2015 at 04:49PM

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#196 - William Ott / @oddalot

04/08/2015 at 12:51PM

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#197 - chvzvhn / @chvzvhn

04/26/2015 at 04:17PM

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#198 - Klemen Košir / @KarboniteKream

05/26/2015 at 01:32PM

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#199 - Endre Galaczi / @galacziendre

08/17/2015 at 01:16PM

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#200 - Andrew Michaud / @andrewjmichaud

09/04/2015 at 01:24AM

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#201 - Bogumił Kamiński / @BogumilKaminski

10/26/2015 at 10:31PM

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#202 - Árpád Krejczinger / @krarpi

11/09/2015 at 04:59PM

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#203 - Ryan Marcotte / @ryanjmarcotte

11/15/2015 at 06:14PM

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#204 - Jay Hack / @_jayhack_

12/11/2015 at 11:00PM

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#205 - Kyouma / @kyoumaJohn

10/14/2016 at 07:06PM

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#206 - sijinyuan / @sijinyuan

03/21/2017 at 03:17AM

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#207 - 杨洋 / @176795444

07/16/2017 at 09:55AM

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#208 - Petar Saulic / @gorillawarfare9

10/27/2017 at 12:30PM

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#209 - vimgolfer / @vimgolfinger

11/06/2017 at 12:35PM

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#210 - Emmanuel Fuentes / @manufuents

11/20/2017 at 11:18PM