Someone finally did it.European tour 500 balls hole in one challenge.

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lowheellowheel LOWHEELMembers  6784WRX Points: 1,885Posts: 6,784 Titanium Tees
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Andy Sullivan is king for a day.Couldnt happen to a nicer guy

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  • Pete O'TubePete O'Tube Members  397WRX Points: 125Handicap: 6Posts: 397 Greens
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    Fantastic reaction from him on Ball 230!

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  • LanglandsLanglands ScotlandMembers  2007WRX Points: 208Posts: 2,007 Platinum Tees
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    Brilliant. Wasn't far away with his first ball.

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  • masamitsumasamitsu Members  2511WRX Points: 142Handicap: 4-6Posts: 2,511 Titanium Tees
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    His reaction makes it.

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  • Skydiver22Skydiver22 Members  1293WRX Points: 119Posts: 1,293 Platinum Tees
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    I think its his third year trying... glad to see he finally got it, in past years he's had lip outs...

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  • imakaveliimakaveli Moli Moli Moli Moli Tommy Tommy Tommy Tommy... Members  13160WRX Points: 1,020Handicap: 3.8Posts: 13,160 Titanium Tees
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    Well done Sully!

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  • BrianMcGBrianMcG Members  2377WRX Points: 666Posts: 2,377 Platinum Tees
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    I would have loved to see that first one drop. Then he just walks off like no big deal. LOL. Everyone would be like "that's it?"

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  • James the Hogan FanJames the Hogan Fan Members  1161WRX Points: 782Handicap: 12Posts: 1,161 Platinum Tees
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    He was on from the beginning, I’ve seen these where they are all over the green, but his first ball was what 4 feet? And then he was just firing them in there. I would like to see the dispersion chart for all 230 balls just to see how tight he was.

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    Liked the different counts of asterisks.

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  • laguna79laguna79 Members  292WRX Points: 81Posts: 292 Greens
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    Well done Sully !!!!!

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  • iBanestoiBanesto Niclas Fasth Members  4849WRX Points: 550Posts: 4,849 Titanium Tees
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    Molinari and Stone must feel a bit down after seeing Sullivan do it :lol:

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  • jmvargasjmvargas Members  6263WRX Points: 305Handicap: 14Posts: 6,263 Titanium Tees
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    I'm impressed...and his swing looked the same the whole time!!
    this guy is good!!

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    Fun guy to watch. His course vlogs with Crossfield are entertaining as well.

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  • SuperbritSuperbrit Members  652WRX Points: 172Posts: 652 Golden Tee
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    The 94% GIR hitting 230 balls is pretty impressive!

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    It was brilliant! Laughing out loud during lunch watching.

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    The self dialogue is what makes it great...the highs and the lows, positive and negative.

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  • dciccorittidciccoritti An inch an hour, 2 feet a day Toronto, CanadaMembers  1699WRX Points: 400Posts: 1,699 Platinum Tees
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    That was bleeping awesome!

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  • enfuegoenfuego Members  130WRX Points: 66Posts: 130 Fairways
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    As someone who has done this on a simulator in about 1500 shots you have a better chance with a hole/club combo that allows either more forward roll or back spin. He only had about 2 feet of roll at most to actually have the ball go in. The more roll you have the less dialed in you have to be. At the same time I guess its even more impressive he did it by basically trying to dunk it. All of the holes that have lots of hole-in-ones on them have lots of ball rollout. Thinking of 16 at Augusta and the par 3 course there.

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  • HankshankHankshank Members  1944WRX Points: 444Posts: 1,944 Platinum Tees
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    First throw ever on a frisbee golf course I made a Hole in One. Now beat that....

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  • bscinstnctbscinstnct Members  28886WRX Points: 5,696Posts: 28,886 Titanium Tees
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    Ha, shot 136, brutal.

    The one he made, he gave a look like, yeah, that could be the one.

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  • wildcatdenwildcatden China Cat Sunflower Members  1258WRX Points: 665Posts: 1,258 Platinum Tees
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    I didn't see him do any ball mark repair when he got up there.

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    -- Just tap it in. Just tap it in. Give it a little tappy tap tap taparoo. --

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  • DLBTide7DLBTide7 Birmingham, ALMembers  151WRX Points: 137Handicap: 8Posts: 151 Fairways
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    So fun to watch... his reactions are truly priceless!

    Shot 230 had the same swing, same rhythm as shot 1.

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  • OldTomMorrisOldTomMorris Edinburgh, ScotlandMembers  3390WRX Points: 1,200Posts: 3,390 Titanium Tees
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    The stats breakdown from ET:
    • 171 yards
    • 7 iron
    • 230 shots
    • 217 Greens in Regulation (94%)
    • 90 shots within 10ft (39%)
    • 42 shots within 5ft (18%)
    • 8 balls in the bunker (3%)
    • 14.8 ft average proximity
    • 1 hole in one

    Very entertaining, I imagine other people will be looking at the ET's social media/digital people.

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  • NokeNoke Unregistered  2239WRX Points: 298Posts: 2,239 Platinum Tees
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    Wow, he really wanted it!

    Thanks for posting.

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    ET's YouTube channel puts out a lot of great content.

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