Famous People you ran into during a round of Golf...
Posted 09 April 2018 - 01:28 PM
On the range, mainly at Westlake CG:
Sylvester Stallone - Very nice guy. Seemed very approachable.
Fred Couples- He was hitting a few spots down from me, just lobbing wedges into the side of the hill.
Kelsey Grammer- Embarrassing story. He was there with two kids and I had my son with me. My son was about 6 or so at the time (He's 31 now). My son lightly shanked a shot that stopped in front of Kelsey, who was hitting in the next stall. Before I could stop him, my son ran in front of him to retrieve his ball. I apologized and he was very gracious and said, "That's ok, my kids have done that too."
Danielle Kang- In her pre-LPGA days when she played for Pepperdine. I work at Pepperdine and I see several of our Ladies' team member on the range often at Westlake.
Missed seeing Padrig Harington on the range by a day this past spring
Ping D-66 IWI putter
Titleist 910D2 driver,
TM Jetspeed 3W & 5W
Ping Rapture 21* Hybrid
Ping Eye 2+ SW, Hogan Special PW
Posted 09 April 2018 - 02:19 PM
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Posted 09 April 2018 - 02:41 PM
Played with Jim Harrick. Talked hoops most of the time. He had insight and analysis on Lebron that blew me away. He told me to watch his feet. I can't stop watching his feet now.
Played with Teemu Selanne a couple of times.
Played behind Paul Goydos.
Played in front of (and in the same game) as Brendan Steele.
Met Phoenix (bass player from Linkin Park) and Tre Cool (drummer from Green Day) in a pro shop.
Got on the first tee (par 5) and saw a six-some on the green ahead of me. I was like WTF?? I looked at my playing partner and said it was going to be a long day but it was just the two of us so maybe we can play through on the next hole. We couldn't catch these guys and didn't see them until the 13th. It was Mark Wahlburgh and literally his entourage. Only two of the six were actually playing which is why we couldn't catch them. But I got to talk to the orginal "Turtle" which was cool I guess.
Posted 09 April 2018 - 08:59 PM
My favorite though, for all the Entourage fans out there, was Kevin Dillon or "Johnny Drama." BSed with him for a while after the round. Super nice and cool guy. Solid golfer too.
Taylormade Stage 2 Tour 14.5 Diamana D+ 80s
Titleist 816 H1 19 Speeder TS 8.8s
Taylormade UDI 3 KBS C-Taper 120s
Titleist 712 AP2 4-9 KBS C-Taper 120s
Titleist SM5 46-08, 52-08, SM6 58-08 TT DG S400
Scotty Cameron Golo
Posted 09 April 2018 - 11:10 PM
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Posted 10 April 2018 - 01:05 AM
Kurt Kitayama (Asian Tour)
Austin Smotherman (Latinoamerica Tour)
Also was at tournaments with DeChambeau in the field
Posted 10 April 2018 - 08:25 AM
Ping K15 5wood
Ping G 4 crossover
Ping G30 5-W
Ping Glide 2.0 Stealth 50 and 56 degree
Posted 10 April 2018 - 09:00 AM
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Posted 10 April 2018 - 10:47 AM
Edited by andrue, 10 April 2018 - 10:47 AM.
Callaway Big Bertha OS Hybrids (3/4/5)
Callaway Big Bertha OS Irons (6/7/8/9/PW/AW/SW)
Callaway 60* Sureout wedge
Callaway 64* Sureout wedge
Ghost Spider Si 72 Putter
Callaway Super Soft Yellow (White in winter).
Posted 10 April 2018 - 01:50 PM
Titleist TS2 13.5* Project X Even Flow T1100 White
Callaway Epic 5W set to 17* Project X Hzrdus Yellow (Handcrafted) or Ping G15 17* Aldila Serrano 75R (yep, Regular Flex Serrano)
Titleist 915 HD 21.5* GD AD DI Hybrid 75s
Callaway Apex CF16 5-AW KBS C-Taper Lite S
Vokey SM6 KBS C-Taper R
Odyssey EXO Seven S
Posted 12 April 2018 - 08:23 AM
3 wood - Callaway x2 hot pro 15 degree Aldila Rouge Green stiff
Hybrid - 20.5 degree titleist 816 h1 diamana white stiff a1 setting
irons - scratch sb1 4-p ctaper 130 x shaft dd sole
wedges - 52/56/60 edel
putter - edel e-3 torque balanced
Posted 12 April 2018 - 11:24 AM
Edited by BForrester, 12 April 2018 - 11:25 AM.
Taylormade RBZ 3w 15o Aldila Tour Blue 70x
Taylormade Rescue Dual 19o R-Flex
Mizuno JPX-850 Forged 4-GW DG S300
Mizuno S5 (54, 58)
Odyssey Tank Cruiser #1
Posted 13 April 2018 - 03:40 AM
How did you mount it ?
I'm a handicap golfer in my 50's. Any opinions I have about golf equipment or professional golfers or the game in general should be taken as seriously as you would the opinions of a random guy in the fourball ahead of you who just shot 92 but is usually better than that.
Posted 13 April 2018 - 08:52 AM
Roy Jones Jr
"Sugar" Shane Mosely
I pretty sure theres more lol....you run into and see allot of people in So Cal
Posted 13 April 2018 - 09:31 AM
I was going to list you, but you listed some guy named Michael Jordan over me. And to use Hawkeys's favorite new line, now I'm all butt-hurt!!��
I was thinking you'd say VNutz!
Good use of BH, too.
Plus DP, if I posted that I had played with you the entire board would know that you have no standards and will play with any riffraff that shows up. There would be a steady stream of undesirables heading towards Chicago.
Titleist 910 15*
Titleist 910H 17*
2-6 Mizuno MP-60, 7-PW MP-67
Vokey SM5 52,58,62
Posted 13 April 2018 - 11:13 AM
Parcells was a member at Saratoga National at a point in time. I've seen him there on a few occasions back in the day.
Callaway Epic 3w & 5w Diamana Thump
X2 Hot #4 Hybrid Matrix White Tie
Ping ie1 5 - GW Nippon SPO
Cleveland RTX-3 54* 58*
Posted 13 April 2018 - 11:42 AM
Callaway XR16 Pro 14* Graphite Design PM902X
Taylormade M3 17* Fujikura 869 Speeder Tour Spec X
2012 TaylorMade Tour Preferred MC 4-PW X100
Wilson FG Tour TC 52,56,60
Ping TR 1966 Anser 2
Posted 13 April 2018 - 11:44 AM
RBZ 3 Wood VS Proto by You 85
2007 Burner 5 Wood Serrano 75
Pro A12 3 Hybrid Rip'd VS Proto 80
XTD Tour 5-GW Dynamic Gold S300 AMT
Tour Issue 1018 56* Dynamic Gold S300
Tour Issue 1018 60* Dynamic Gold S300
Cameron & Crown 5MB
Posted 13 April 2018 - 02:38 PM
As we passed the pro shop after the front 9 one of the shop staff called out to us and asked if we minded having a single join us for the back 9........ "no problem" ....So this big guy comes out and joins us....... can't say I actually recognized him right off, but I had an uneasy feeling about him as we played....as we played and chatted I finally remembered who he was .... Robert Satiacum .... at the time he was on the FBI's top 10 most wanted list in the States...he was in Canada claiming refugee status.
A few months later he was arrested and convicted in Canada for child sex charges and subsequently died of a heart attack while in jail awaiting extradition.
Famous or infamous??
Edited by FLOGMR, 13 April 2018 - 05:13 PM.
Posted 13 April 2018 - 09:57 PM
TourEdge Exotics CBX 15* 3-Wood w/ HRZDUS Yellow 75 6.0
Cobra King F7 3-4 Hybrid w/ Fujikura Pro 75h Stiff
Mizuno JPX-EZ Forged w/ Project X LZ Stiff
Ping Glide 2.0 50*, 54*, & 58*
Scotty Cameron X7
Posted 27 April 2018 - 11:05 AM
Very Cool!!! Used to see him at Golf Galaxy in Langhorne, PA where I worked for a bit in college. Nice guy. Go Birds!!!!!
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