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Forum: Sports 07-10-2020, 10:01 PM
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Posted By Canadiens Fan
Just shot a 46 (+19) on a Par 3 9-hole in 110 F...

Just shot a 46 (+19) on a Par 3 9-hole in 110 F weather, very tired now.

I seem to have gained 10-20 yards on my clubs after using my body more in my downswing. On the last hole, for example, it...
Forum: Sports 07-09-2020, 08:34 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
:lol: I mean metal woods didn't exist in the past...

:lol: I mean metal woods didn't exist in the past and neither did hybrids. What if 20 years from now, all irons are replaced by hybrids? Or let's say clubs become bigger and have larger sweet spots...
Forum: Sports 07-08-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I'm wondering something about golf technology... ...

I'm wondering something about golf technology...

There is a certain stigma about "game improvement" golf clubs. Am I wrong in thinking that today's clubs would have been considered "game...
Forum: Sports 07-08-2020, 12:00 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I put it on a Facebook group for golfers. I have...

I put it on a Facebook group for golfers. I have analyzed my videos also and some of my visible swing faults are:

1) Disconnected takeaway (seems like an easy enough fix to me, just gotta take the...
Forum: Sports 07-05-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Shot a 117 (+47) today, +26 on the front 9 and...

Shot a 117 (+47) today, +26 on the front 9 and +21 on the back 9.

I got a vaccine shot yesterday so couldn't go to the range due to arm pain.

Had to implement two changes to my swing today...
Forum: Sports 07-02-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
After having videos my swing critiqued, it...

After having videos my swing critiqued, it appears that I have a disconnected takeaway which then causes an early extension and a chicken wing. I'll be working on my takeaway the next time I'm at the...
Forum: Sports 07-01-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Shot a 47 at a 9 hole Par 3. 22 putts,...

Shot a 47 at a 9 hole Par 3.

22 putts, pitching was fine.

Only two GIR, so tee shots weren't at their best.
Forum: Sports 06-28-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Just shot a 111 (+41). My drives were out of...

Just shot a 111 (+41).

My drives were out of whack, very disappointed by my 5W today.

40 putts, 3 penalty points due to water hazard.

Pitching, irons and hybrids were fine. One par, 2 bogeys...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 10,088
Views: 779,933
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Canada Casinos, amusement parks, water parks, spas,...

Casinos, amusement parks, water parks, spas, hotels and bars all reopened as of yesterday in Quebec, even though the province accounted for more than half of the Canadian cases with less than a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10,088
Views: 779,933
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Is this due to the BLM protests?

Is this due to the BLM protests?
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-25-2020, 12:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,736
Posted By Canadiens Fan
If I may suggest a change, I would take out the...

If I may suggest a change, I would take out the part about >1 year experience. That way you can get rid of G5.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-25-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,087
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Doesn't mean that you can't get on board with...

Doesn't mean that you can't get on board with them!
Forum: Sports 06-24-2020, 11:06 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Thanks, I didn't know this. And yeah I meant cart...

Thanks, I didn't know this. And yeah I meant cart path.



Thanks.

Just shot a miserable +36 (triple bogey on average) on a 12 hole Par 44.

Negatives:
Forum: Sports 06-24-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Well, the course has a slope of 117 slope and an...

Well, the course has a slope of 117 slope and an elevation of 67.5 (not sure what they mean). I did prefer chipping when there were no obstacles in front of me or when there wasn't a slope leading up...
Forum: Sports 06-21-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Just shot my best ever 18-hole score of 109 (+39)...

Just shot my best ever 18-hole score of 109 (+39) !

The good:
- Hit 10 out of 12 of my tee shots long and straight with my 5W
- 33 putts
- 1 par, 4 bogeys, 7 double bogeys. Max score on a hole...
Forum: Sports 06-21-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Nice, what was the temperature like? I hear that...

Nice, what was the temperature like? I hear that it can get hot this time of the year.
Forum: Sports 06-19-2020, 11:54 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Woke up from a nightmare this morning that I was...

Woke up from a nightmare this morning that I was at a sketchy driving range in a Spanish speaking country where my golf clubs got stolen. The driving range was inside a 150 sq ft room with wooden...
Forum: Sports 06-18-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Shot my best ever score of 41 (+14) in the Par-3...

Shot my best ever score of 41 (+14) in the Par-3 9-hole that I play at.

1 par
5 bogeys
2 double bogeys
1 quintuple bogey

Hit the GIR on 3 occasions, and on 3 others I was slightly...
Forum: Sports 06-16-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I think this video of YouTube addresses this...

I think this video of YouTube addresses this issue:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QWRDJvwBLow

Basically, we lean the shaft a bit forward when we address the ball. This helps to pre-set the...
Forum: Sports 06-15-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Thanks for the suggestion, I will try this at the...

Thanks for the suggestion, I will try this at the range the next time I'm there.

Yesterday I focussed and stopped at my follow-through (pronating/supinating forearms) and I was able to keep most...
Forum: General Actuarial 06-15-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,580
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Do you feel important as an actuary: Of...

Do you feel important as an actuary:

Of course, every company I've worked at, non-actuaries have looked up to me as some sort of superhuman.

Do you have a sense of purpose:

No. I don't...
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-15-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By Canadiens Fan
That may be a reasonable middle ground. I...

That may be a reasonable middle ground. I personally figure out how much I want and that's what I tell HR when they ask for my salary expectations. An actuarial friend of mine doesn't say what he...
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-15-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I potentially know someone who works at the...

I potentially know someone who works at the company. I wasn't sure if it's unethical to apply to a different position.



Not sure about their rights. It was all via telephone and they said they...
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-15-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Recruiter Etiquette?

Hey guys,

I've never used a recruiter before.

Let's say recruiters A and B (from different recruiting agencies) show me position X at a company. I figure that position X doesn't interest me.
...
Forum: Sports 06-15-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 82,617
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I filmed myself at the range and noticed that I...

I filmed myself at the range and noticed that I have a chicken wing and a cupped lead wrist at and after impact. I will need to do a drill to have that lead (left) wrist flat at impact and all the...
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