Former United States President Donald Trump issued a prolonged assertion on Monday to say that he made a uncommon golf shot whereas taking part in with the professionals. Within the assertion, Trump stated that reviews claiming that he sunk a hole-in-one at Trump Worldwide Golf Membership on Saturday are “100% true”.
“Many individuals are asking, so I am going to give it to you now, it’s 100% true,” Trump stated within the assertion.
President Donald J. Trump:
“Many individuals are asking, so I am going to give it to you now, it’s 100% true…”
— Liz Harrington (@realLizUSA) March 28, 2022
There are not any video of the shot in query, however Trump’s communications director Taylor Budowich posted a video on Twitter which reveals the previous US President strolling in the direction of the opening to select up the obvious hole-in-one ball.
“Look, it is there,” the forty fifth President of america was heard saying whereas pointing on the ball within the gap. “Let’s get an image, you do not see that usually.”
45 choosing up his hole-in-one on Saturday.
— Taylor Budowich (@TayFromCA) March 28, 2022
The assertion additional stated that golfers Ernie Els, Gene Sauers, Ken Duke and Mike Goodes have been current on the golf membership the place he achieved the feat.
“It passed off at Trump Worldwide Golf Membership in West Palm Seaside, Florida, on the seventh gap, which was taking part in 181-yards right into a slight wind. I hit a 5-iron, which sailed magnificently right into a relatively robust wind, with roughly 5 toes of lower, whereupon it bounced twice after which went clank, into the opening,” Trump additional stated within the assertion explaining the shot.
“These nice tour gamers observed it earlier than I did as a result of their eyes are barely higher, however on that one gap solely, their swings weren’t,” the 75-year-old stated jokingly.
He then stated that the match was him and Ernie Els in opposition to Gene, Mike and Ken. “I will not let you know who received as a result of I’m a really modest particular person, and you’ll then say I used to be bragging – and I do not like individuals who brag!” Tump stated, ending the assertion.
A hole-in-one is a shot in golf which happens when a ball hit from a tee enters the opening with none intervening photographs.