Everyone wants to make their own memory with Tiger Woods these days. Content Director for the European Tour and Ryder Cup Europe Jamie Kennedy shard a side-by-side photo on Twitter last month that has gone viral and perfectly illustrates just how rabid the Tiger fandom has become at Tour events.
2002 🆚 2018
How watching Tiger has changed post-smartphone. pic.twitter.com/CGZd0kQpBM
— Jamie Kennedy (@jamierkennedy) August 8, 2018
While Woods tops the unofficial tally of athletes who have the most shaky and blurry cell phone pictures and videos taken of them, an intrepid fan who bears a striking resemblance to Woods was out at TPC Boston on Labor Day to give fans a better quality shot of their hero.
There’s a Tiger Woods lookalike wandering around the golf course pic.twitter.com/C0jPs4qHYX
— CJ Fogler (@cjzero) September 3, 2018
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) September 3, 2018
While the doppelgänger was being mobbed by folks asking for a picture every time the cameras found him, one person didn’t seem too impressed by his ensemble.
ICE COLD ❄️ pic.twitter.com/OBuO23rCUV
— Golf Channel (@GolfChannel) September 3, 2018
The real Tiger finished the second leg of the FedEx Cup Playoffs with an even-par round of 71 to post 7-under par for the tournament, good enough for a tie of 24th.