VIDEO: Swedish golfers play on ice-covered course

VIDEO: Swedish golfers play on ice-covered course

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Sweden loves their golf, even when they're trapped in the throes of winter. But playing golf on ice? Well, that's even bonkers for them.

However, a pair of Swedish golfers decided to do just that and shared the experience on YouTube.


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Jacob Grahn decided that he wouldn't be deterred by his local course being covered in snow and ice, so he and a partner teed it up. They brought some tools to help them play, including a power drill with a bit just wide enough to let them get a tee in the ground. They sometimes had to swing from tee boxes covered in a sheet of ice, but they managed to get through the ball and stay upright.

What turns out to be a potentially great benefit of playing on an icy course is the endless roll. It's just a matter of getting the ball on even the slightest downslope and the roll goes forever -- or, at least until there's no more ice.

It's hard to say that this is something we would do, but we're grateful these Swedish mavericks did.

Via Golf Digest

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