Found April 05, 2013 on Sportress of Blogitude:
PLAYERS: Bubba Watson
A report from Business Week has shed some light on what was behind the video from Oakley that featured Bubba Watson tooling around in a custom-made golf cart hovercraft that went viral earlier this week. Apparently, the video simply was an attempt to promote Watson, whom Oakley signed to a sponsorship deal at the beginning of the year and there really wasn’t any intent to get folks interested in the purchase of a golf cart hovercraft. Nathan Strange, Oakley’s head of global marketing for golf, said the idea for the video arose as such: “I knew I wanted to do a viral video,” says Strange. “We brainstormed a bunch of ideas, and we ended up with creating the world’s first golf cart hovercraft.” And Strange says that when they brought the idea to Watson, they knew they had a winner. “Bubba was out of his mind,” Strange says. “This is the kind of stuff he loves.” The video that is causing all the commotion: With over 4 million views on YouTube, the video took on a life of its own. Shot ...

Caption This Photo: Golfer Bubba Watson’s son Reacts to his Voice

    This probably one of the best pictures you’ll see all week. In a story via Shane Bacon of Yahoo Sports, this is the adopted son of 2012 Masters Tournament winner Bubba Watson, Caleb, who heard the sound of his father’s voice while he was on a morning talk show and ran to the TV. His wife Angie posted the photo in this tweet. One of the sweetest things I’ve experienced...

Bubba Watson’s Hovercraft Golf Cart

I like seeing little “welcome to the future” things pop up around me. Sure, we don’t have flying cars or hoverboards. We don’t have those fancy auto-velcro Nikes or self drying clothes. But, we have some stuff. We have that 3d Doodler thing, inflatable concrete structures, and that crazy magic super sealer. Another thing we have thanks to 2012 Masters winner, Bubba Watson...

Bubba Watson jokes about prospects of beating Tiger Woods at the Masters (video)

With the attention of the entire golf world set to descend upon the idyllic setting of Augusta National for the Masters next week, Bubba Watson, who won last year’s tournament in dramatic and emotional fashion, already is ensuring that we don’t forget his name amid all the attention presently being paid to the current reigning #1 player in the world, Tiger Woods. First, it was...


Bubba Watson is way cooler than you.  But you already knew that.  But did you know how much cooler? He just came out with a funny rap video… again.  Pretty good stuff. Click here to view the embedded video. Oh, and I believe this is not an internet stunt, he has invented and has a golf cart hovercraft.  Ok, that’s cool! Click here to view the embedded video. I hope Bubba...

Bubba Watson Makes Golf Awesome With A Hovercraft Cart

The Big Leagues Water hazard? I don't see any water hazard.

Masters 10th hole known more for tears than joy

Bubba Watson held his right arm out to his side and hung his head as his tee shot sailed toward the woods to the right of the 10th fairway at Augusta National. For a moment, it looked as though he would be the latest victim of what perennially is the toughest hole at the Masters. What followed was a great escape and a green jacket. ''If I have a swing, I've got a shot...

Masters: Numbers, names and notes

Facts and figures for the Masters: Tournament: The 77th Masters Dates: April 11-14 Site: Augusta National Golf Club Length: 7,435 yards Par: 36-36-72 Purse: To be determined ($8 million in 2012) Field: 93 (87 professionals, six amateurs) Cut: Top 44 and ties, and anyone within 10 shots of the lead Defending champion: Bubba Watson Last year: Watson made four straight birdies...

Masters at a glance

Facts and figures for the Masters: Tournament: The 77th Masters. Dates: April 11-14 Site: Augusta National Golf Club. Length: 7,435 yards, 6,799 meters Par: 36-36-72. Purse: To be determined ($8 million in 2012). Field: 93 (87 professionals, six amateurs). Cut: Top 44 and ties, and anyone within 10 shots of the lead. Defending champion: Bubba Watson. Last year: Watson made...
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