While Judge Smails declared there is no gambling at Bushwood, let’s be honest, it doesn’t get much better than winning a bet on the golf course. A handshake at 18 was a nice gesture in pre-COVID times, but nothing compares to watching your opponent whip open his wallet and collecting your winnings.
As PGA Tour pro Joel Dahmen – who turned to social media to find a money game after missing the cut at the Northern Trust – put it, Venmo just won’t do. Cash is still king.
Sometimes, the stakes are immaterial; it’s bragging rights that are on the line. But what is your game of choice? Everyone loves to play skins, a Nassau, a scramble, sixes, even Wolf or Bingo, Bango, Bongo. But if that is your full rota of games, we have a few new options to spice up your next round.
This story originally ran in Issue 4 of Golfweek magazine.
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