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

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lowheellowheel LOWHEEL 6759WRX Points: 1,784Members Posts: 6,759 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  385WRX Points: 121Handicap: 6Members Posts: 385 Greens
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    Fantastic reaction from him on Ball 230!

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  • LanglandsLanglands Scotland 1997WRX Points: 203Members Posts: 1,997 Platinum Tees
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    Brilliant. Wasn't far away with his first ball.

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

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  • Skydiver22Skydiver22  1291WRX Points: 118Members Posts: 1,291 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...  13140WRX Points: 1,001Handicap: 3.8Members Posts: 13,140 Titanium Tees
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    Well done Sully!

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  • BrianMcGBrianMcG  2377WRX Points: 664Members Posts: 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  1026WRX Points: 682Handicap: 12Members Posts: 1,026 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  286WRX Points: 72Members Posts: 286 Greens
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    Well done Sully !!!!!

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  • iBanestoiBanesto Niclas Fasth  4724WRX Points: 451Members Posts: 4,724 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  6260WRX Points: 301Handicap: 14Members Posts: 6,260 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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  • BKN1964BKN1964  1075WRX Points: 164Members Posts: 1,075 Platinum Tees
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    Fun guy to watch. His course vlogs with Crossfield are entertaining as well.

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  • SuperbritSuperbrit  615WRX Points: 142Members Posts: 615 Golden Tee
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    The 94% GIR hitting 230 balls is pretty impressive!

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  • torrejuantorrejuan  1182WRX Points: 139Handicap: 4Members Posts: 1,182 Platinum Tees
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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, Canada 1694WRX Points: 388Members Posts: 1,694 Platinum Tees
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    That was bleeping awesome!

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  • enfuegoenfuego  100WRX Points: 50Members Posts: 100 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  1910WRX Points: 398Members Posts: 1,910 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  28332WRX Points: 4,783Members Posts: 28,332 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  1144WRX Points: 536Members Posts: 1,144 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, AL 133WRX Points: 116Handicap: 8Members Posts: 133 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, Scotland 3225WRX Points: 1,096Members Posts: 3,225 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  2236WRX Points: 293Members Posts: 2,236 Platinum Tees
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    Wow, he really wanted it!

    Thanks for posting.

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  • MPSgolfsMPSgolfs  77WRX Points: 46Handicap: 10Members Posts: 77 Fairways
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    ET's YouTube channel puts out a lot of great content.

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