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April 12, 2004
Even when his putter's hot, it's still really cold. Jan Skoglund tried to not leave it short on the 6th, um, green last Thursday at the World Ice Golf Championship in Svalbard, Norway, which is about 620 miles from the North Pole. Temperatures dropped to -15�, but frostbite wasn't a golfer's biggest fear. That would be polar bears. Four spotters armed with rifles were deployed on the course.
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April 12, 2004

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Even when his putter's hot, it's still really cold. Jan Skoglund tried to not leave it short on the 6th, um, green last Thursday at the World Ice Golf Championship in Svalbard, Norway, which is about 620 miles from the North Pole. Temperatures dropped to -15�, but frostbite wasn't a golfer's biggest fear. That would be polar bears. Four spotters armed with rifles were deployed on the course.

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