That’s because Tiger Woods, just nine months away from a serious car accident on February 23, posted a video on his social media accounts on Sunday morning where he hit a full golf shot on the golf course of the Medalist Golf Club, near Woods’ Hobe. Sound, Florida, home.
“Making progress”, said the legend.
Woods, who suffered comminuted open fractures affecting both the upper and lower parts of the right tibia and fibula bones in the single-car crash near Los Angeles following an appearance without playing Genesis Invitational, had been seen putting weight on his surgery. leg repaired in recent months, but this is the first video of Woods training.
There were also several divot lines near Woods, indicating that the wedge was not the only one he had hit and that he was wearing a black compression sleeve on his right leg.
Woods, however, has not offered any substantial update on his condition since being released from hospital in March. It is not known if he will participate in his Hero World Challenge from December 2-5 in the Bahamas.
The last competitive event Woods participated in was the PNC Father / Son Challenge last December. His last start on the PGA Tour was the November Masters just over a year ago.
” I do not know. I know he’s going to try, ”Justin Thomas said recently of the prospect of Woods returning to the Tour. “I never see him play if he can’t play well. He doesn’t seem like a guy who’s going to play at home shooting a bunch of 75s and 76s and he’s like, “Okay, I’m going to try Augusta this year. It just won’t be him.
“I think he knows there’s a good chance this will be the last chance he’s ever had before to make another point. But at the same time, I know how determined he is. I know he will want at least to try still give something. Obviously, I hope he will. But at the same time, as long as he can go back to being a normal dad again, it’s the # 1 priority again and the rest is a bonus.