Greg Norman stopped on street; talks about Tiger and a few golf-loving celebs: video

Greg Norman on Tiger Woods, wake-boarding and a few celebrities he plays golf with occasionally.

A few reports surfaced last week that Greg Norman had made a few comments on the the possibility of Tiger Woods returning to his old form. It turns out it came from this conversation between Norman and someone at TMZ Sports who (it appears) just bumped into The Shark on the street.

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Amazing golf trick shot where club is thrown before the swing: video

Here is a golf trick unlike any other we’ve seen before where the club is thrown before the ball is hit.

This one is hard to describe. It comes from American golf instructor Taylor Laybourne and has some serious skills going on. Laybourne let’s go of the club even before he starts his ‘swing’, then catches it at the top before hitting the golf ball.

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18 tips to get your golf game in shape for summer

Hear that? That’s the sound of summer on its way. Are you ready to hit the fairways?

We like to repost this every year. Because every year many golfers need reminding that your golf game doesn’t just switch one because summer is here. Just like the pros, our poor excuse for a golf game still requires some work if we want to shoot 40 points, or take out the club comp.

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Greg Norman is hitting golf balls again and swinging “like a rusty gate”

A shirtless Greg Norman is hitting golf balls again and offered a self-lesson on his rusty swing.

Swinging like a rusty gate after months away…#ouch #F’inghurts

A video posted by Greg Norman (@shark_gregnorman) on Oct 15, 2016 at 12:59pm PDT

Greg Norman doesn’t have much time or desire to play much golf these days but in between picking up palm fronds after Hurricane Matthew and rebranding his business The Shark is back hitting a golf balls in preparation for the annual Franklin Templeton Shootout that he hosts in early December.

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Read ESPN’s feature article on The Secret History of Tiger Woods

If you’ve got a spare half hour, this is a worthwhile read on how Tiger Woods’ life unravelled after his father’s death.

ESPN’s Wright Thompson has written a heavily researched feature article on Tiger Woods’ obsession with the military, details his downfall after his father died and basically presents the 14-time major champion as one lonely looking person.

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Harley Davidson motorcycle found in water hazard on golf course

Anyone lost a Harley?

 

This awesome machine was found in the bottom of the dam at McLeod Country Golf Club in Brisbane this week.

 

Club staff were lowering the level of the dam when they noticed the shape of a motorcycle emerging from the water’s surface. The team at Brisbane Motorcycle Towing were called in to haul the bike out of the water and turns out it’s a Harley Davidson Rocker.

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Watch this short doco on the world’s longest golf course, Nullarbor Links

Here is a fun little documentary from the folks at Pedestrian.TV on what is dubbed the world’s longest golf course, Nullarbor Links.

The ‘course’ stretches across the Nullarbor Plain in South Australia and Western Australia and is comprised of golf holes at different towns and roadhouses spanning 1,365 kilometres.

The documentary features Alf Caputo and a host of other locals who got the course up and running, and keep it running.

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