Augusta National’s is defined by its impeccably manicured grounds. The course is closed for in the hot summer months, and come time for the Masters there’s barely a single pine straw out of place.
This morning at his press conference, Rory McIlroy even said it takes time to convince yourself that its OK to take a divot on one of Augusta’s carpet-like fairways.
David Tindall of Sky Sports tweeted out a photo of the first fairway, and it gives you an idea of what Rory is talking about.
Look at this grass. Perfection (h/t @thedoublebogey):
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