JOURNAL-REGISTER: Soccer meets golf in ‘footgolf’ debut at Bergen Golf Course

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The State Journal-Register is reporting, “Faith Turley, 15, of Lincoln was having a good time putting her soccer skills to use Sunday at Bergen Golf Course.

The teen was playing footgolf with her mom and dad at Bergen’s new certified course. Footgolf is similar to golf, but instead of a golf ball and club, it involves kicking a soccer ball into a 21-inch wide hole in as few kicks as possible.

Bergen’s new footgolf course was unveiled to the public Sunday and the park district offered a free day of play to usher in the new sport. About 115 people, including Faith and her parents, stopped by the golf course at 2900 Clear Lake Ave. to give the new sport a try…”

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