Tour Pros Take On the Tin Cup Garden Tools Challenge

Tour Pros Take On the Tin Cup Garden Tools Challenge

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Kevin Costner takes swings on the range with his son, Joe, looking on.
Courtesy of John Norville

Two Tour pros tackled a feat that Kevin Costner’s character performs in the film Tin Cup: playing golf with garden tools instead of clubs.

Twenty years after its release, it’s clear that Tin Cup still lives on in golfers’ hearts. Skratch TV set up an outing for Tour pros Robert Streb and Ben Crane to try their hand at recreating one of the movie’s famous scenes, in which Costner’s character Roy has to play a match using garden tools. 

Read: Our Exclusive Oral History of Tin Cup

Streb and Crane actually do a pretty good job, managing to make some impressive shots while wielding a shovel or rake. You can watch the video below.