Rough opening tee shot leaves friends in stitches

By Dan McDonald
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Have you ever been the first to tee off at an outing of you and your buddies?

If you haven't, the pressure can be fairly intimidating. One wrong move and you're the focus of all the jokes for the rest of the day -- and likely much longer.

Well, unfortunately for this guy, his opening tee shot didn't go so well and left his friends in stitches. And thankfully for the rest of us, it was all caught on tape (and in slow motion).



And this is why the "breakfast ball off the first tee" rule exists. We've been there, we feel your pain.

(h/t to Reddit user kiddhitta for surfacing this for us.)

The next time you have those butterflies in your stomach on the first tee box, check out these tips to help deal with the opening shot jitters.