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Hit the links for a round of 'footgolf'

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From the land that brought you tulips and Van Gogh comes Footgolf, which combines the skills of soccer and golf.  Footgolf is quickly becoming a worldwide phenomenon since its formal invention in The Netherlands in 2009.

It's simply golf played with regulation size-5 soccer balls and 20.5-inch diameter holes.

The American Footgolf League hopes to open several dozen courses across the country in the next few years

In Central Florida, footgolf is offered at  Wedgefield Golf Club, where the first area tournament will be played in November.

Register at Footgolf.info where $150 gets you a practice round, Senda footgolf ball , footgolf hat, footgolf jersey, footgolf socks, entry to tournament ($250 value) which will be played Nov. 25.

Wedgefield Golf Club

20550 Maxim Pkwy, Orlando, Florida 32833

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