Adam Hadwin threw his membership in a bush … and endured the stroll of disgrace


Adam Hadwin retrieves his membership from the bushes after throwing it.

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There are few issues in life that may make you as sizzling below the collar as a disappointing golf shot.

And as such, the skilled golf world is full of hotheads — and the leisure golf world too, for that matter.

And there’s maybe no match that frustrates fairly just like the U.S. Open, which is particularly set as much as determine the participant with probably the most talent, persistence and intestinal fortitude.

Whereas Los Angeles Nation Membership yielded record-low scores on Thursday, on Friday, the course confirmed some enamel. And whereas some professionals opted to reveal their frustration with an exclamation of profanity (in Jordan Spieth’s case) or a swipe at course signage (Jon Rahm), others, like Adam Hadwin, who not too long ago made headlines for being tackled by safety on the RBC Canadian Open, went with the basic membership throw.

The one downside? Hadwin’s membership landed in a bush, and he sort of, um, wanted it for the remainder of the spherical.

The basic, mic-drop methodology of club-throwing typically includes not solely ridding your self of your membership, but in addition storming off the course in protest, and quickly swearing off the sport, too.

Sadly, the timing wasn’t perfect for Hadwin, since he was nonetheless battling the U.S. Open cutline. So he was as an alternative pressured to embark on the stroll of disgrace into the bushes. Credit score to Hadwin for doing the honorable factor and retrieving the membership himself, stepping over a red-staked penalty space right into a thicket. Fortunately, the membership was seen, and Hadwin even acquired a short spherical of applause from the gallery as soon as he positioned it.

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The most effective information? Hadwin did find yourself making the reduce on the quantity, after signing for a two-over 72.

And he might even discover the humor within the incident afterward, responding to the video posted on Twitter with this little bit of humility:

“I didn’t must [retrieve the club],” Hadwin wrote, “however being the nice Canadian child I’m, I didn’t suppose it was truthful to ship my caddy.” Editor

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