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Tiger Woods showed the world how to do his famed club twirl

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…and Justin Thomas too (sorry, Justin, you wouldn’t fit in the headline and Tiger is the club-twirling GOAT. I’m sure you understand).

Anyway: The story, well, it’s a short one. Ahmad Rashad, famed sportscaster, reporter, former football player, and longtime Woods friend, posted the video below to Instagram, presumably from Medalist Golf Club. Dude has an Emmy, and he called on the full force of his reporting chops to get the inside scoop on TW’s legendary twirl.

The key folks? The right thumb!

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Being the great reporter that he is, Rashad was not content to rely on a single source for his club-twirl tutorial. Enter Justin Thomas, who goes about his Tour Saucery in a different manner. And to be fair, Rashad asked Thomas for his “spinning” tip first.

SPINNING!!

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  1. TG

    Jul 12, 2018 at 8:14 am

    Twirls for the girls!

  2. william smith

    Jul 11, 2018 at 8:57 pm

  3. Jode Powell

    Jul 11, 2018 at 8:39 pm

    Greg Norman did it in the 80s..

  4. Rev G

    Jul 11, 2018 at 4:16 pm

    If you need a lesson in how to twirl, then you shouldn’t be twirling.

  5. Shooter D.

    Jul 11, 2018 at 2:42 pm

    “Sorcery” I think, autocorrect got you.

    Fun report!

  6. mike pickens

    Jul 11, 2018 at 2:15 pm

    everyone has their own spin mechanics – well, us good golfers do !

  7. Dave r

    Jul 11, 2018 at 11:40 am

    Nothing else to report ,sad day in golf.

  8. Joe

    Jul 11, 2018 at 11:21 am

    Fun post but I’m pretty sure the Justin Thomas video violates GolfWRX policies. If A member had posted that video in the forums it would’ve been taken down.

    I say this from personal experience when I posted the video of the remote controlled car driving on a green.

  9. sheldon

    Jul 11, 2018 at 11:16 am

    I’ve been practicing that club twirl for the last 2 years…. and I still can’t get it down right…. sheesh

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The 6 best #GolfWRX photos on Instagram today (6.26.19)

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In this segment, we’ll be taking a look at some of the best #GolfWRX tagged photos on Instagram. In case you aren’t already, there’s a whole load of action going on at our page, so follow us: @golfwrx

Let’s get to it then, here are six of the best #GolfWRX photos from the past 24 hours.

Two Chi-Town Inspired Putters coming to the Hive tomorrow from Bettinardi.

Drew Harrie showcasing the risk & reward seventh hole at Kelowna Golf and Country Club in BC.

Some great looking “Motor City” inspired headcovers from The Winston Collection.

Any WRXers ready to take the plunge on Honma irons?

“Horsepower” headcovers from Dormie Workshop!

Sawyer Co. Golf has created this beauty of a ballmarker for all of the Tiger fans out there.

Get hashtagging your golf posts #GolfWRX for your chance to feature in our best of Instagram posts in the future!

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81-year-old golfer makes 2 hole-in-ones during 6-hole stretch

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Making an ace is a life goal of many amateur golfers, and the prospect of making two in one round would understandably be unfathomable to most. But that’s precisely what 81-year-old golfer, Chuck Miller, pulled off, and what’s more, he achieved the feat in a six-hole stretch — holing out twice with the same club.

Miller, who is a 20+ handicapper, was playing at the Cortez Course in Hot Springs, Arkansas, and used a six iron for both his ace on the 135 yard 12th hole and 138 yard 17th.

Speaking to Kark.com, Miller talked about how his first ace was a perfect strike and the emotions he felt when it happened.

“When the first one went in on the 12th hole, I was really excited. It was a great shot over the front bunker onto the green; it bounced once or twice and went into the cup. We all jumped and shouted.”

While, his second ace of the day was more relatable, with Miller calling it a “total fluke”.

“I sculled my tee shot on 17. It never got much off the ground and hit the ground only about 70 or 80 yards from the tee. Since the ground was dry and the hill sloped downwards, the ball continued to roll. It rolled past the front left bunker guarding the green and rolled onto the green.

Once the ball got onto the green, one of my playing partners yelled it’s going to go into the hole – and damned if it didn’t. I was thrilled but couldn’t believe such a lousy shot ended up in the hole.”

Miller’s only other hole in one came 45 years ago, and two days before his achievement he said he also shot his age on the course.

Known as the “Traveling Guy”, Miller once played in every state in one year, documenting the journey in his book “Golfing the U.S: Reflections on a 50-Week, 50-State Golf Odyssey.”

 

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The 6 best #GolfWRX photos on Instagram today (6.25.19)

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In this segment, we’ll be taking a look at some of the best #GolfWRX tagged photos on Instagram. In case you aren’t already, there’s a whole load of action going on at our page, so follow us: @golfwrx

Let’s get to it then, here are six of the best #GolfWRX photos from the past 24 hours.

How do you like the alignment aid on this Series 54M-VA, WRXers?

An ode to David Ross’ home run from game seven of the 2016 World Series from Swag.

Liberty Ballmarkers with these new clean additions.

Slick looking “Winner Winner” covers dropping this week from Positive Vibes Golf.

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A nice parting wish.

Great shot of Black Bear Ridge GC in Belleville, Canada.

Get hashtagging your golf posts #GolfWRX for your chance to feature in our best of Instagram posts in the future!

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