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    2013 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship

    The open division starts on Monday and those interested can follow along with updates from the following page:

    Live Scoring

    Andrew Frakes, who recently broke the world record for most 300 yard drives hit in an hour, will be competing along with all the other favorite long drive guys like Jamie Sadlowski, Bobby Bradley, Joe Miller and others.

    Good Luck!

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    POWWWW!!!!

    In all seriousness, this is awesome.
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    Frakes is a cool cat on twitter. Pulling for him to do well!
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    Pulling for Bobby after meeting him on Monday! These guys are beasts!
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    My dad was up in Ontario last week and golfed with a guy who'll be competing in the Long Drive. I need to figure out who he is so I can root for him.

    He said he was messing around with a couple 4 and 5* drivers trying to pick one... Awesome.
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    Just amazing what they can do with a driver. Too bad most of them don't have the game with everything else.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dcbrad View Post
    Frakes is a cool cat on twitter. Pulling for him to do well!
    Yes sir! Give him a follow @FrakesMethod as I'm sure he'll post some things during the weekend and next week.

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    Rooting for my boys William Hinson, Jamie Sadlowski, & Andrew Frakes!!!
    DRIVER: Classic 310 w/ 59s
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    Thanks Nate. I will try and keep an eye on this.
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    Jamie Sadlowski is a cool guy on Twitter. He doesn't tweet all the time, but he'll respond to you...so there's that. That's who I'll be routing for.
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    Rooting for local fella I went to school with Mick Yelovich

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    In my Stand Bag. Searching for a new stand bag.

    Driver: Always in flux
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    I'm going to have to try to catch this. I have never caught one of the competitions, but it's crazy nutty how these guys hit. Interesting to see.
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    I've played with a guy in the field a couple times, hits it a mile! Let's go Matt Leslie! #TeamLBI
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    Looks like Bobby Bradley made it through round 1...
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    Really wish this was available to watch live online.
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