I’m writing this blog from 35,000 feet somewhere in between LA and Atlanta thanks to Wifi on my plane. I chose this flight in large part because I knew it was connected. Five hours on a Monday is a long time to be dark.
Musing over this reminded me of golf, and a main reason why more people don’t play (or play more) – it takes too long. 18 holes plus warm-up/travel/etc. takes roughly the same amount of time as my trip from Redondo Beach, CA to Sandy Springs, GA - six hours. That is an eternity to be dark in today’s age. It is the main reason why I don’t play more than about once a month.
This made me wonder - are there reasonable ways to digitally connect people while on the course? Here are a few ideas: