Man Golfs Across Mongolia

By: Alex Covert - Published: Jul 14, 2007   Updated: Aug 9 2011 • References: golfmongolia
Do you have to yell fore if no one is around to hear it? Ask Andre Tolme. Although he completed this feat in 2004, it isn't old news to those of us who didn't hear about it. He spent 90 days hitting 12,170 golf balls a total of 1,234 miles across Mongolia. To learn more, read his aptly titled book, I golfed across Mongolia or visit his web site at golfmongolia.com.

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