The Daily: Fowler’s Tattoo, LPGA in France, Titleist, More

In today’s PGW Daily, today is Equipment Christmas for golf fans, Rickie has some new ink, and Team Europe is looking good in Ryder Cup prep.

Drive of the Day

Fan favorite Andrew “Beef” Johnston with a 367 yard drive!

Tweet of the Day

Rickie Fowler shows off his new Olympic Rings tattoo:

Tweet of the Day Part II

It has been a tough year for Camilo Villegas. The four-time champion on tour who has reached as high at #7 in the world rankings, has not had a top 10 in nearly three years and has plummeted to #368 in the OWGR. He is now fighting for his PGA card at the Web.com finals.

Pic of the Day

What happens when lightning hits a flagstick? This is why the horn goes off when severe weather hits.

Video of the Day

The Ladies European Tour put out a video with interesting facts about world #1 Lydia Ko.

Speaking of Ko, evian posted a video about her pre-round routines.

Vine/Hype Video of the Day

With the Ryder Cup week starting in just 10 days, the European side is trying to get everyone hyped up.

Family Photo

Jason Gore lost his dad on this day, 19 years ago. He posted a pic of them together a long time ago.

Chip of the Day

Lydia Ko birdied from outside the green during the second round of the Evian Championship.

Milestone of the Day

Today is the 147th anniversary of the first hole-in-one in competitive golf history. It was recorded by Young Tom Morris.

New Equipment Day

Ian Poulter is promoting the new Titleist 917s:

Word of the Day

Charl Schwartzel posted a one-word tweet earlier. It says “wildswinkel”. Perhaps he can let us know what it means.

Off the Course

A horse owned by Gary Player, called Rogue Runner, won its last race.

Golf Taketh Away

Former Greenbrier winner Ted Potter, Jr was victim of a bad break at the Albertson’s Boise Open.

Stat of the Day

Darren Clarke has to be happy with how his players are performing at the Italian Open. They are going to be a tough group to beat.

Crashing the Tournament

Lee Westwood had an interesting competitor make their way to the tournament he is hosting.

Improving Your Game

A big day at Titleist, a video with Webb Simpson shows the benefits of getting a driver fitting.

Joel Cook

Joel Cook is Pro Golf Weekly's Lead Writer. He is a member of the Golf Writer's Association of America.



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