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Golfers Brave the Elements on Opening Day

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North Dakotans know all about sporting events getting canceled or postponed due to weather, but two men at Pebble Creek golf course did not want to miss the first day of golf--no matter what!

They are braving the elements to get back into the swing of things for the season.

Last year Pebble Creek opened mid-March, but this year, it opened at noon Tuesday. One of the first in the area.

The conditions however, have not exactly been ideal.

You might notice one of the golf bags get blown over on the top of your screen, and the windbreaker Jake Doll is wearing, is really getting put to use!

Even in the extreme wind, he's one die-hard golfer who wouldn't miss opening day.

"Oh definitely, I was waiting for this day." (laughs). says Jake Doll.

You can't use carts on the course yet--but workers say maybe by this weekend.

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