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Why isn't there a shotput category?
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Play golf, substituting the ball with a shotput, and the club with your best throwing arm. Standard-sized golf course. Hole-shotput size ratio equal to current hole-golfball ratio.
21 Quest, May 04 2013


       Substitute the club with a sledgehammer?
pocmloc, May 05 2013

       This should sort out the gopher problem.
skinflaps, May 05 2013

       Spectators must wear helmets.
blissmiss, May 05 2013

       Liberal use of the warning, "...FORE!!!..." highly recommended. [+]
Grogster, May 05 2013

       Given the hazard created by the backswing, it amazes me that golfers don't cry 'AFT!'
21 Quest, May 05 2013

       [+] nice
leinypoo13, May 07 2013

       The average shot put distance is on the order of 20 feet, and a golf drive can be a couple hundred yards or more. This would get really boring (not to mention physically exhausting) really fast. Why not start 100 feet or so away from the hole?
ytk, May 07 2013

       You really think golf could get more boring, do you?
21 Quest, May 08 2013

       If there were thirty times as much of it, sure.
ytk, May 08 2013

       The ball should be an atlas stone, with the hole scaled up as before. The game can be played either hefting and tossing, or with a caber as a club.
calum, May 08 2013

       I like the imagery that brings to mind, Calum.
21 Quest, May 08 2013


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