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An alarming fact about pitch marks that will make you want to repair all of them right now

By Luke Kerr-Dineen

Consider this a warning, otherwise you might never hole a putt of reasonable length again.

Thanks to Reddit's golf feed, we were alerted to this slightly scary sign that one golf course posted in response to their apparent pitch mark-problem. How would you like to putt on a green with more than 374,400 unprepared pitch marks?

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So, as the sign says: REPAIR YOUR PITCHMARKS