Ever wanted a first-person view of being hit by a professional golfer's tee shot? Well today is your lucky day!
Sergio Garcia lined up for a tee shot during Thursday's opening round of the Genesis Open and launched the ball just a bit outside. A cameraman standing on the side of the fairway caught this one-of-a-kind view:
Coming in hot!!!
Our guys are really in the line of fire this week pic.twitter.com/51kmbeDS00
— Golf Channel (@GolfChannel) February 16, 2017
This comes the same day that a photographer took a tee shot to the stomach in Graeme McDowell's Fantasy Golf Camp. That one left a nasty mark, but luckily the cameraman Sergio targeted seems to be okay.
Who said golf wasn't a contact sport?