Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson, and Sergio Garcia will be the focal point of TNT's afternoon coverage on Thursday. The season's final major is here -- a few weeks earlier than normal. Scheduling and travel concerns due to the cramped Olympic-year schedule aside, the 98th edition of the PGA Championship should be a big-time show for fans. Show More Summary
Professional golfer Bubba Watson debuted a new jetpack golf cart built by Martin Jetpack and Oakley that gives golfers a bird’s-eye view of the course and help speed up play. The cart features a 210 horsepower engine that lets riders reach up to 3,000 feet at a top speed of 46 mph as well as […]
(Video Link) Why drive around obstacles when you can fly over them? Golf master Bubba Watson hopes that jetpacks will replace old fashioned 4-wheeled golf carts. Recently, he learned how to fly at Martin P12 jetpack and used it to fly from hole to hole on a golf course. Show More Summary
For whatever criticism you throw Bubba Watson’s way, one thing that can’t be questioned is his patriotism. He’ll be (...)
Video Walking is for suckers, and the world’s No. five golf player, Bubba Watson, thinks the traditional golf cart has had its day. A new era of hitting the links has arrived! Introducing the $200,000 jetpack golf cart built by Martin Aircraft. In a stunt video produced by Oakley and Thinkmodo, we [...]
From news on the site of a major championship to Bubba Watson's new mode of transportation and Jordan Spieth's smart shoes, here's a roundup of the week in golf business.
If you’ve ever rushed to get nine holes in before dark, this golf cart could prove to be a lifesaver. ‘Bubba’s Jetpack,’ as it’s affectionately known, is a golf cart jetpack designed for PGA Masters champion Bubba Watson. The jetpack,...Show More Summary
This is the jetpack golf cart created for pro golfer Bubba Watson by Oakley (of cool shades fame). It's not actually a real jetpack though, it's actually two ducted fans powered by a 200-horsepower gas engine. There is no jet power. That sucks too because jet power is one of my favorite powers besides x-ray vision and the ability to read minds. Show More Summary
It's totally a publicity stunt, but we'll watch anyone ride around in a gigantic jetpack.
Conquer the fairways in James Bond style with a golf cart crossed with a jetpack.
Donald Trump has another major athlete supporter -- golf superstar Bubba Watson -- who tells TMZ Sports, "I love that man"! This clip is pretty great... we ran into Watson on the streets of NYC while he was in the middle of a Facebook Live…
Bubba Watson didn’t hesitate on representing the United States in next month’s Olympic golf tournament in Brazil. Appearing on “The Dan Patrick Show,” Watson told Patrick about his short decision-making process. “As soon as they said I was on the team, it was a go,” Watson said. Show More Summary
Many people will agree that the hardest part (if there’s a “hard part”) of golf is the walking. You’ve gotta cover a lot of ground over the course of 18 holes. Fortunately, Oakley and Bubba Watson are working on a solution to that problem. It’s called, “Bubba’s Jetpack,” and you can check it out in […]
We all thought Bubba Watson was crazy when he introduced us to the golf hovercraft a few years ago, but he (somehow) just upped the ante. Bubba and Oakley shot a video to launch a new idea that looks fun, dangerous, and expensive. According...Show More Summary
The humble golf cart is not very slick, but it gets the job done. So is there a better way to get from tee to green? In 2013, pro golfer Bubba Watson, along with Oakley and Neoteric Hovercraft, posed this question with a Golf Cart Hovercraft. Show More Summary
Remember Bubba Watson’s hovercraft? It was pretty cool, and darned convenient if you hit a ball to the other side of a large body of water, but there was something frustratingly earthbound about it. That thorny problem has been solved in the PGA star’s newest toy: a jetpack. Never mind worrying about a 90-degree rule […]
Though he finished in a disappointing tie for 39th at the Open Championship in Scotland this weekend, Bubba Watson still managed to be the envy of golfers everywhere, thanks to a nifty invention three years in the making. In partnership...Show More Summary
I THINK OBAMA CAN OFFICIALLY RETIRE AIR FORCE ONE NOW: Move over, hovercraft: Bubba Watson has a jetpack for the Olympics. Well, this is the 21st century, you know.
I like golf, but I’m not going to lie: It would be infinitely more fun if I could fly around the course in a jetpack while I play. (...)