JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump performed golf Saturday in Florida with two of the sport’s best champions, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods.
Trump arrived at his personal membership in sunny Jupiter after he escaped the bitter chilly and snow in Washington a day earlier. He later tweeted a photograph of him standing subsequent to them on a tee field and stated it was a “nice morning.”
The weekend journey is Trump’s first to his Florida dwelling and properties since Thanksgiving. The president had restricted his journey in the course of the file 35-day partial federal shutdown that ended final week.
Each Nicklaus and Woods are amongst Trump’s common golf companions. Nicklaus additionally designed the Jupiter membership’s 18-hole course.
Nicklaus and Woods are outlined by their main championships. Nicklaus holds the skilled file with 18 whereas Woods has been caught on 14 for the previous 10 years.
Saturday’s pairing was believed to be the primary time Nicklaus and Woods have performed collectively since 2002 at a Monday evening exhibition known as “Battle at Bighorn” in California. Nicklaus and Woods had been teammates in a match in opposition to Lee Trevino and Sergio Garcia.
The final time Nicklaus and Woods performed collectively in an official occasion was the 2000 PGA Championship.
AP Golf Author Doug Ferguson in Hawaii contributed to this report.
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