Golf Assassins: Long Drive Champ Hits the Green on 430-Yard Par 4

World Long Drive Champion Jeff Flagg takes Golf Digest's Long Drive Challenge at Butler National Golf Club in Oak Brook, Illinois.

Released on 8/20/2015

Credits

Starring: Jeff Flagg

Transcript

00:00
(inspiring music)
00:48
You mind holding this for a second?
00:49
350 right? Driver? I think Hybrid's a play.
00:53
(sophisticated, cheery orchestral music)
01:03
Oh yeah, get there.
01:07
Ah. A little right.
01:16
Keep turning. Keep turning.
01:22
(laughter)
01:24
A little long. (laughter)
01:51
(applause) It's that easy.
01:54
(tense orchestral music)
02:06
Good line. Not gonna get there.
02:18
Good line. That's short though.
02:21
Agua.
02:23
Oh get going.
02:28
Get up there.
02:32
Just a little bit thin.
02:36
That's a good line. (laughter)
02:53
(celebratory music)
02:58
It's up right?
03:01
You guys thought we were gonna be out here all day.
03:06
(laughter) Yeah let's go eat now.
03:08
Did it hit on the bank or it hit on the--
03:10
It hit on the bank and vaulted forward. - Yeah.
03:13
And I hit that one hard. That was more driven.
03:17
[Radio] Yep, we're on the green. You've got 20 foot
03:19
for eagle. - Now the hard part,
03:21
how many takes is it gonna take for me to
03:23
knock the putt down? Alright here we are.
03:26
Made it to the green. Got eagle putts. Now let's try to
03:29
make a two on this par four.
03:35
Stay right there. Get in there.
03:38
One for one. One for one.
03:45
Get down there.
03:49
That was weak. Okay from 430.
03:57
Hey there we go. Two out of three ain't bad.
04:00
Well I'm gonna finish that one up guys, thanks for watching.
04:02
And don't forget to subscribe to Golf Digest and
04:05
we'll see you next time.
04:11
(laughter)
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