Watch: Golf Ball To The Face

Shortlisted for the Darwin awards is this clip of a dude hitting a golf ball straight into a wall.

What was the objective of this shot? was he trying to clear the wall? was he trying to hit the famous wall shot as shown in the video below? Was this being played mid-round? ahem two shot penalty for the using the club as an aid. The list of unanswered questions is long.

@golf_gods my buddy @pateycake having an #epic #golffail #trickshot #golf #golfing #prettyboy #golfpro

A video posted by EM Golf Studio (@em_golf_studio) on

People have attempted to replicate this awesome bit of improvisation with mixed results. Here is what an execution of ingenuity looks like…