Mark Wahlberg has achieved something Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods would be proud of. Golf enthusiast Wahlberg, with the help of Back Nine Greens, did an ultimate backyard makeover.
Back Nine Greens, which specializes in building custom-designed artificial putting greens, helped Mark Wahlberg transform his ordinary backyard into a mini golf course. Fox Sports reports the golf course in Wahlberg’s backyard also features white bunkers and elevated green.
Before you think Mark Wahlberg will be throwing away money in maintaining his greens, the course was built with artificial turf.
Mark’s not the only celebrity with a golf course in his backyard. He joins a long list of celebrities who enjoys golf right in their own backyard.
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy have no excuse to miss practice with their own golf courses in their backyard.
Inquisitr reported that McIlroy’s course featured an expansive four greens and an extremely difficult 17th hole among the usual golf course aspects.
Another sports celebrity, Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale, is another example that you don’t have to be a professional to have your own golf course. Last year, football player Bale was reported to have commissioned a three-hole golf course in his own backyard.
Diva Celine Dion also has her own golf course to practice in. Clint Eastwood is another celebrity who went past just having a course in his own backyard. He even created a golf country club to enjoy the game more.
As for Mark Wahlberg, his new golf course provides him plenty of opportunities to improve his tee and swings. Staying true to his words, maybe he is definitely on his way to retiring and playing golf soon.