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Instagram Roundup: PGA Championship Long Drive Event

The PGA Championship Long Drive event took place today on the first hole at Balustrol Golf Club. The winner was Byeong Hun An with a 347 yard bomb, edging Rory McIlroy by just 2 yards.

Here’s a roundup from Instagram.

Jordan Spieth nails one 314 yards which at the time was the leader.

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Bubba Watson with a fantastic slo-mo, which quickly turns into a FORE!

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British Open champ Henrik Stenson gets no love.

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Rory McIlroy with what everyone thought was the winning drive – a 345 yard bomb.

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Rory, Rickie and Jimmy chat on the tee box.

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Rory with a premature flex.

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But Byeong Hun An goes a little longer than Rory.

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Jeff Smith

Jeff is a writer and content producer for Pro Golf Weekly. He is working on a book, documenting the 2017 and 2018 seasons on the major golf tours.

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