Kid Rock, Mark Wahlberg and 18 other celebrities playing golf around the world
Golf enthusiasts, rejoice! Some of the biggest stars in the world love the sport as much as you do. And they travel the planet to find the best courses to play on. Essentially, these A-Listers are doing what any avid golfer would do if they had the funds and the time.
The great thing about golf is that it brings people together. No matter where someone sits philosophically, it’s an equalizer. This is how people like Kid Rock, Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Wahlberg and Caitlyn Jenner all play well … If everyone could go and play golf together, maybe we would get along … or can -be not … There is always this guy on the course.
Anyway, let’s go, okay? Without further ado, here are Kid Rock, Mark Wahlberg and 18 other celebrities playing golf across the world.
20 Kid Rock enjoys swinging clubs in Missouri and Detroit
Okay, so not all of us like Kid Rock or some of his golfing friends. But there’s no denying this musician’s love of golf. Seriously, Kid loves sports. According to his social networks, he played golf all over the United States. Here he won his Jack Nicklaus title at the luxurious Big Cedar Lodge in Missouri and the Detroit Golf Club.
19 Mark Wahlberg is a golfer good enough to play next to Tiger in Pacific Palisades, Calif.
Anyone who knows Mark Wahlberg knows he is an avid golfer. And he’s good too. He played at the Sony Open in Hawaii, and even alongside Tiger Woods. Here he is with the golf champion at the Genesis Open Pro-Am at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif. Apparently it was the dream of his life.
18 Justin Timberlake plays in the house of golf … in Scotland
In September 2019, accomplished musician Justin Timberlake was seen performing at a multi-day tournament that was part of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championships. The event took place at the Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland. His wife, Jessica Biel, supported him backstage during one of the days he was performing.
17 Tom Holland cleaned his superhero head while playing golf in Honolulu, Hawaii
According to Just Jared, Avengers: Endgame and Spider-Man: Far From Home Star Tom Holland brightened up while playing golf in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was trying to perfect his swing before the Sony Open in Hawaii. He chose to do so at the Waialae Country Club which is a favorite among celebrities who visit the tropical island.
16 The Biebs kept things cool on the course in Los Angeles
Justin Bieber seemed exceptionally calm and collected while playing golf in Los Angeles. According to Just Jared, the international pop sensation hit the green with a few of his friends for some rest and relaxation. As he tried to hide behind his baseball cap, his tattoos and his entourage delivered him to the paparazzi.
15 Jessica Alba leads the ball 200 meters in China
Jessica Alba can really rock a club like a total pro. According to Just Jared, the City of sin and The Fantastic Four The star performed at Mission Hills World Celebrity Pro-Am in China alongside legend John Daly. In 2007, Alba told Golf Digest that she has a handicap of 22 and can drive the ball 200 yards. Impressive!
14 Samuel L. Jackson threw his club like a lightsaber in England
Samuel L. Jackson has a legendary (and somewhat hilarious) temperament. Here he displays it after missing a shot. According to the Daily Mail, the star played a round of charity golf at Wentworth Golf Course in England. He was joined at the competitive two-round golf tournament by Desperate housewives actor Jesse Metcalfe, Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood and musician Huey Lewis.
13 Niall Horan was all about the Ballymena holes in Northern Ireland
Niall Horan did not appear to be concerned about all of the controversial comments made by his ex-girlfriend Hailee Steinfeld as he rocked clubs in Ireland. According to Just Jared, the One Direction alumnus played at the 2019 ISPS Handa WORLD INVITATIONAL Pro-Am tournament. It was held at the Galgorm Golf Club in Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
12 Christian Gray (AKA Jamie Dornan) has one more skill on display in Paris, France
Who knew Christian Gray had this special skill. According to Just Jared, the Fifty shades of Grey star played in a celebrity match prior to the 2018 Ryder Cup at Golf National in Paris, France. The actor starred in Team Europe and was spotted playing right behind One Direction singer Niall Horan. Apparently Jamie Dornan has a few skills on the course.
11 Nick Jonas Outperforms Brother On Course In Miami, Fla
While Nick’s brother Joe was on the course with him, Nick totally eclipsed him. According to Just Jared, the two brothers were playing golf together in August 2019 in Miami, Florida. Both brothers are active golfers who practice their game wherever they go. Lucky for them, most of the places they go on tour have a decent golf course they can play on.
ten Michael Strahan, Keke Palmer, and Sara Haines argue mini-golf is still golf in New York City
Okay, so mini golf is not real golf, although it is a fun and excellent practice for putting on the green. According to Just Jared, Michael Strahan, Keke Palmer and Sara Haines looked like professional mini golfers while playing on the Strahan and Sara show in New York. Keke Palmer was promoting his single, “Twerk N Flirt”, but also played golf.
9 Will Smith got Jiggy with a golf club in Miami, Florida
Here’s Will Smith playing a round of eighteen in 2014. According to Just Jared, Will was in Miami and decided to head to the Soffer Golf Course at Turnberry Isle Miami Resort for a few holes with his friends. He was joined by Miami Heat center Alonzo Mourning and Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez. Talk about a team of stars.
8 Tom Brady played on the Upper East Side of New York, Calif. And proved he wasn’t just good at football
It’s infuriating how well Tom Brady’s life has gone. The guy is a handsome guy, is married to a gorgeous model, is known as the greatest football player of his generation and therefore is incredibly wealthy. On top of all that, he’s a damn good golfer. It’s not fair. According to Just Jared, he was playing on the Upper East Side of New York City shortly after competing in the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
7 Harry Styles faced Niall Horan for the title of best golfer in one direction in Nuriootpa, Australia
Niall Horan is known to be the most accomplished and dedicated golfer of the One Direction boys. But Harry Styles tried to steal that title from him in November 2013. According to Just Jared, the handsome boy faced Niall at Barossa Valley Golf Club in Nuriootpa, Australia, ahead of their This is Us world tour.
6 Ryan Reynolds and Minka Kelly performed in a tournament in Haikou, China
In October 2012, Vancouver-born hunk Ryan Reynolds flew to Haikou, China to compete in a tournament alongside the hottest Minka Kelly. According to Just Jared, the two actors were joined by Adrien Brody, Michael Phelps and Ian Woodsman, who coached Minka. This was part of the Mission Hills World Celebrity Pro-Am Golf Tournament.
5 We know Zac Efron rocks a club in Oahu, Hawaii, but all we can see are his muscles
Here is Zac Efron who reminded us that he is a damn good golfer, and yet all we can see are his huge biceps. Seriously, is this guy sleeping at the gym? According to Just Jared, Zac was in Oahu filming Mike and Dave need wedding dates starring Adam DeVine, Aubrey Plaza, and Anna Kendrick, but managed to make time for a round or two of golf and flex for the paparazzi.
4 Caitlyn Jenner did what EVERYBODY does in Rancho Mirage, CA … Golf
Rancho Mirage is one of the upscale suburbs of Palm Springs, an area known for its incredible variety of golf courses. According to Just Jared, Caitlyn Jenner performed in the 2016 ANA Inspiration Championship Pro-Am Preview at Mission Hills Country Club. The golf course is known to be one of the best in the area and is usually populated by very advanced golfers.
3 Kurt Russell spent father / son time with Oliver Hudson during a class in New Orleans, Louisiana
Shortly after actor Oliver Hudson’s biological father disowned his son, Oliver was spotted on the golf course with his stepfather, Kurt Russell. According to Just Jared, the famous pair played a class in New Orleans, Louisiana. There is no doubt that Kurt has always been a better father to Oliver than his ârealâ father. After all, Oliver’s real dad never took him to golf.
2 Kristen Stewart Did Her Boring Signature Hair Thing While Playing In Malibu, Calif.
We love Kristen Stewart, but man does she ever need to leave her hair alone. Her memorable hairbrush was on display while playing a round of golf in Malibu, California. According to Just Jared, the talented golfer hit the course with a friend and chose not to wear traditional golf shoes in favor of her Vibram FiveFingers shoes.
1 Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles took a break from filming Supernatural while playing in Surrey, Canada
Surrey is a suburb of the beautiful city of Vancouver, British Columbia. It’s not particularly a favorite with locals, but there are some excellent golf courses. And it’s close to where Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles shoot Supernatural. Golfing at the Surrey courses is one of their favorite pastimes, Just Jared says, when they take a break from filming the hit show.
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