Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 11/14/14

LA QUINTA, CA - JANUARY 25: Bubba Watson lets go of his club after hitting a tee shot on the 11th hole during the final round of the Bob Hope Classic at the Palmer Private Course at PGA West on January 25, 2010 in La Quinta, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
It had to be the perfect April Fools Day prank. A video touting pro golfer Bubba Watson and a space age hovercraft as a golf cart skimming along fairways, across water hazards and sand traps hit the Internet on April 1 and started a stir. Pete Duffey had his doubts, too. So he and his partners at Nostalgic Golf LLC made some phone calls. They found out it was no joke at all. They found out that Watson, the 2012 Masters champion, had indeed teamed up with Oakley and manufacturer Neoteric Hovercraft of Terre Haute, Ind., to move the concept from Watsons mind into reality. On July 27, Windy Knoll Golf Club in Springfield will unveil its two new hovercraft golf carts with a day-long celebration it has dubbed Hover Bash. Windy Knoll GC is at the head of the line when it comes to owning the hovercrafts and making them available to the general public. Hover Bash will feature a clinic with Tim Rosaforte of the Golf Channel, LPGA Hall of Fame member Nancy Lopez and LPGA golfer Paige Mackenzi...

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