Charlie Woods earns Tiger stripes playing alongside champion dad

Written By Stats Perform News
Charlie and Tiger Woods
GC Images

Onlookers at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club in Florida were seeing double Thursday as Tiger Woods lined up to practice next to his playing partner.

Charlie Woods, the 15-time major champion's 11-year-old son, is starring alongside his father at the PNC Championship, previously known as the Father-Son Challenge.

MORE: See how the Gretzkys celebrated DJ's 2020 Masters win

Gary Player, the winner of nine majors, and current world No. 3 Justin Thomas were among the other stars appearing with relatives, but there was understandable focus on Woods and Woods.

Tiger celebrated his 2019 Masters win with his two children, later revealing they fought over his green jacket on the flight home, and he certainly appears to have taught Charlie a trick or two.

Clips of Charlie Woods' swing have existed for some time, but seeing his impressive action in tandem with his father's — right down to the club twirl — made for special viewing.

Latest News

Tiger Woods unsure if he will ever compete on PGA Tour: 'I'm so far from that'
Tiger Woods reflects on recovery from crash
Tiger Woods-111320-GETTY-FTR
Tiger Woods explains why he won't play golf full time 'ever again' in latest recovery update
Tiger Woods explains why he won't play golf full time 'ever again'
Golf world reacts to death of Lee Elder, first Black golfer to play the Masters
Golfers, other athletes react to the passing of Lee Elder
Bryson DeChambeau vs. Brooks Koepka results: Koepka dominates rival in 'The Match' 5
'The Match' 5 results: Koepka dominates DeChambeau
Phil Mickelson steals the show as a commentator for 'The Match'
Phil Mickelson steals the show at 'The Match'