Originally posted on The Slanch Report  |  Last updated 4/4/12

The Masters begins later this week but the festivities begin long before the commencement of actual tournament play. While taking a practice round on Monday, young Martin Kaymer, a hotshot rising in the Tour's rankings, participated in the course tradition of trying to skip his tee shot on the water of the 16th hole. Shooting second in the video below, Kaymer not only skips the ball perfectly atop the water he even scores a hole-in-one!

Golf is pretty boring but that was awesome. And for a different angle and closer shot of the ball on the green, hit the READ MORE button below.

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