No the dare from the DCM is not a golfing one, but they DO want to see some kind of hole or aperture in your card.
I punched a flower out of the front of mine and embellished the inside with the same shape in two different sizes.
White A6 card.
Paper: My Minds Eye, Bloom & Grow.
Ribbon - PJs from Primark.
Embossing Folder: Cuttlebug Paisley.