Pinehurst PGA Professional wows with putting trick

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PGA Professional Kelly Mitchum, one of the lead instructors at the Pinehurst Golf Academy, will blow your mind with this three-putt trick.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 | 8:10 a.m.

OK, I know that the Open Championship tees off this Thursday at St. Andrews, but -- if you don't mind -- I'd like to take you over to Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, N.C., just for a minute, the place that has hosted many major championships, including the 2014 U.S. Open.

That's where we find PGA Professional Kelly Mitchum, one of the lead instructors at the Pinehurst Golf Academy and a four-time PGA Championship participant.

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The beauty of any type of trick is when the magician performing it makes it look so easy.

Well, that's what Mitchum did here. Check out this video where Mitchum putts three golf balls one after the other. He takes a different line with each and effortlessly holes each one in the order opposite of which they were struck:

 

Color me impressed.

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.