(Right) Jim Chasteen an account manager with Life Fitness watches as Raeanne McLaughlin of Pine Harbour Inc. tries the TOG Golf (The Only Green) during the Charlotte gathering of about 2,000 assisted living senior executives from across the country at the Charlotte Convention Center on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. The putting surface offers a million break patterns and is used by avid golfers and offers seniors cognitive function, physical activity and social interaction. The item retails for $3000-$8000. McLaughlin is the executive director of Pine Harbour Inc. in Plattsburgh, NY. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
(Right) Jim Chasteen an account manager with Life Fitness watches as Raeanne McLaughlin of Pine Harbour Inc. tries the TOG Golf (The Only Green) during the Charlotte gathering of about 2,000 assisted living senior executives from across the country at the Charlotte Convention Center on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. The putting surface offers a million break patterns and is used by avid golfers and offers seniors cognitive function, physical activity and social interaction. The item retails for $3000-$8000. McLaughlin is the executive director of Pine Harbour Inc. in Plattsburgh, NY. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
(Right) Jim Chasteen an account manager with Life Fitness watches as Raeanne McLaughlin of Pine Harbour Inc. tries the TOG Golf (The Only Green) during the Charlotte gathering of about 2,000 assisted living senior executives from across the country at the Charlotte Convention Center on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. The putting surface offers a million break patterns and is used by avid golfers and offers seniors cognitive function, physical activity and social interaction. The item retails for $3000-$8000. McLaughlin is the executive director of Pine Harbour Inc. in Plattsburgh, NY. Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

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