Oct 17 (Reuters) – Professionals normally take 10 to fifteen minutes to finish a gap on a golf course however 4 European Tour gamers teamed as much as break the Guinness World Document by attaining the feat in lower than half a minute.
Sean Crocker, Nicolai Hojgaard, Min Woo Lee and Wilco Nienaber took up the problem to interrupt the report of 27.88 seconds set by an American staff in 2018.
“I do not learn about you guys however I form of need to put ‘Guinness World Document holder’ in my Instagram bio,” Crocker stated.
The outlet chosen was the fourth at Valderrama Golf Membership in Spain which is 501 yards lengthy.
After a number of failed makes an attempt over greater than two hours and lots of howls of frustration, Nienaber launched a 361-yard drive on to the golf green the place Crocker waited for the ball to return to a cease.
His 140-yard strategy shot landed inside 4 toes of the outlet and Lee sank the putt as Hojgaard lifted the flag.
The quartet had a nervous wait because the judges reviewed the footage and when the official time was introduced — 24.75 seconds — it sparked wild celebrations.
Crocker did not make the lower on the Andalucia Masters however, as promised, he leaves with an up to date Instagram bio and his title within the report books.
Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Enhancing by Ed Osmond
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