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April 29, 2014
‘Footgolf' course in Tacoma will be first in state, mixing soccer and golf
The cost of setting up the 18-hole footgolf course in Tacoma was about $3,000. There are 76 courses in the U.S.
By LARRY LARUE
The News Tribune
Photo courtesy of Metro Parks Tacoma
Players kick a soccer ball from tee to green, and then put it in a 21-inch hole. Don’t forget your footgolf apparel: knickers, socks and a cap.
Reading a trade magazine three months ago, Chris Goodman, the course director at Meadow Park Golf Course, came across a game called footgolf. He immediately took it up with his head greenskeeper.
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