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Old 20th December 2015, 07:24 AM
skires skires is offline
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Originally Posted by Tone View Post
I thought rich's comment was quite telling about the youngsters struggling with the concept of yards, hadn't thought that it might prove difficult at entry level in regards to the sport we have chosen.
I was amazed recently when my son's 20 year old fiance, who is a clever lass, had absolutely no idea how many inches in a foot or how many feet in a yard.

I think I actually sneaped her by saying that I couldn't believe she didn't know these things. She just said " Why would I ... I've never been told about them or ever had to use them? ". Her mum is a teacher.
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