Video: New And Incredible #ArnieWould Ad For The Open
Monday, July 17, 2017 at 09:15 AM
Geoff in 2017 Open Championship, Arnold Palmer

Given that he won here in 1961 and in doing so, re-validated The Open at a time when it was not at peak strength. And still so soon after his passing, this is obviously a sentimental week for Arnold Palmer fans who have two nice tributes to enjoy.

The R&A has a tribute to him at the 18th (and to Roberto de Vicenzo), while the club has commemorated his epic shot at the 16th (then the 15).

Thanks @Fooch1993 for helping me locate the Arnold Palmer plaque @RoyalBirkdale_ 16th. The wild roses distracted me! #nofuturecaddying pic.twitter.com/r9PHayFxnw

— Geoff Shackelford (@GeoffShac) July 17, 2017


And this new Mastercard ad set to run during The Open is especially well done.

 

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