Admittedly, watching televised golf can be up there alongside curling and chess in the excitement stakes.
However, the final round of the PGA tour’s Travellers Championship in Connecticut in the US on Sunday has attracted more eyeballs than usual.
Australian golfer Greg Chalmers was teeing-off on the first hole of the final round when his playing partner, Englishman Ian Poulter’s breakfast clearly got the better of him.
The 44-year-old Brit delivering what some have described as “sports’s greatest fart” and all caught by the nearby TV microphones.
“Did you get that?” Poulter then asked.
“Stay over there,” Chalmers joked in response. “Is that supposed to be more silent than that?”
Poulter later admitted his actions on Twitter, tweeting: “3 club wind this morning on the first tee. Always beware of the live mic.”
For the record, Poulter finished tied for 64th in the tournament and the wind-effected Chalmers had to settle for 67th.
Check out the farty action – if you must – below:
B2B marketers could learn a thing or two from their B2C colleagues, argues WP Engine VP APAC sales Mark Randall in this guest post. It surprises me how many B2B organisations are not quite hitting the mark when it comes to reaching their audience. When talking directly to businesses, many brands are missing an opportunity […]
The majority of adverts uploaded to Facebook aren’t created for Facebook as its priority. This is causing huge inefficiencies and poor performance for brands, many of whom are facing up to shrinking budgets. Tom Phillips (main photo) managing director at Connecting Plots shares lessons from 12 campaigns they optimised for auto brands… It’s no secret […]
On Wednesday, 21 October 2020, the PR industry was bolstered by the launch of the Public Relations Institute of Australia’s (PRIA) first University Mentoring Program in New South Wales, adapting the traditional face-to-face program to a virtual format for the first time. In collaboration with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), the PRIA NSW Young […]
JCDecaux has developed a dynamic digital campaign with live timetable data where commuters can access their money from MyPayNow while waiting for the bus. In an exclusive nationwide Out-Of-Home campaign, JCDecaux’s SMARTFRAME digital assets are broadcasting bus arrival times, letting commuters know how far away their next bus is – and just how easy it […]
Rokt has today announced an investment of US$80M. The capital will help accelerate research & development and support the expansion of its client base into new verticals and geographies as Rokt continues to make e-commerce smarter, faster, and better. The funding round was led by Rokt’s largest institutional shareholder TDM Growth Partners , and supported […]
PayPal Australia and Buy From The Bush have joined forces to launch a new online marketplace to showcase rural Australian small businesses in time for Christmas. The expanded partnership aims to build stronger connections between bush businesses and Australians in cities and suburbs across the country. The new Buy From The Bush Marketplace is an […]