The 12th green at Tamarack Country Club is delightfully dastardly. It’s also enormous: A whopping 83 yards from back to front, which encompasses more than 40 percent of the 196-yard par-3.
Have you ever holed out on a 250-foot putt? Didn’t think so. We gave our 1-handicapper, Luke Kerr-Dineen, 25 tries to make one. Aside from learning to hit the ball hard, our experiment led to some interesting takeaways useful for all golfers.