Video of the week: the LDRIC robot succeeds an Ace at the Phoenix golf tournament

A certain Tiger Woods had directed a shot of legend in 1997 by performing an “ace”,a “hole in one” on the 16th hole of the tournament in Phoenix. A feat repeated thisweek by LRIC, the robot designed by Golf Laboratories with the help of theprofessional golfer Gary McCord. LDRIC (for Launch Directional Robot IntelligentCircuitry) is a tribute to Eldrick, the name of Tiger Woods. The legend hold that therobot is able to match the master and was entitled to turn to a shower of beer cans.For the record, it should be noted that it took 5 tries to LDRIC to achieve this feat.

TPC Scottsdale - LDRIC
Source : “Robot’s hole-in-one brings beer showers to TPC Scottsdale’s 16th hole”, GolfDigest, February 4, 2016

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