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Of the participants of the first annual Tuffy Nelson Golf Classic, one truth was said that stands out among many of the great comments from that day, as reported by Chuck Johnson.


"There wasn't a guy out there who he (Tuffy) hadn't whipped on the golf course."

That was a quote from Tuffy's brother Arvid back in 1985.

Another brother, Bill and Tuffy's son Kenny, did most of the recruiting of that first group of golfers. Their strategy was simple.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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