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Bringing honesty to to the game of golf

By Devlin Smith

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Don Adamson knew with one person keeping score, there's achance of inaccuracy. Unfortunately, a new method for scoring golftournaments had not been devised, so Adamson created his own:scannable score cards. In 1995, Adamson started Global LeaderBoardin Coquitlam, British Columbia, to provide scoring services. Withthe nearly 1.3 million golf tournaments that are played each yearin North America, Adamson believes demand for the concept hestarted franchising in 2001 is immeasurable.

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