Harrington hits golf shots blindfolded

Padraig Harrington
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to hit golf shots blindfolded? Padraig Harrington was curious. So he tried it out and the results were remarkable (some of them anyway).
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 | 8:18 a.m.

These two videos are a couple of days old now, but it doesn't matter because they're spectacular.

Padraig Harrington, a three-time major winner, with the alignment help of longtime caddie Ronan Flood, tried hitting some shots blindfolded.

And not just any straight away shot, but shots over, around and through clusters of trees. Check it out:

A hole-out? Blindfolded? Remarkable stuff from Harrington.

As if that wasn't enough, Harrington also took a few rips with the driver, "Happy Gilmore" style. You can see that here:

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.