WATCH: Ollie Schniederjans Putts It Into Water

During round one of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Ollie Schneiderjans reminded us just how hard golf really is...

During round one of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Ollie Schniederjans reminded us just how hard golf really is...

WATCH: Ollie Schniederjans Putts It Into Water

Putting is hard, we know that.

But this clip reminds us just how difficult getting the ball into the hole really is...

Related: How to improve your putting feel

World number 111 Ollie Schniederjans, who has won on the Web.com Tour and been competing on the PGA Tour for a while now, actually putted his ball into the water on the 17th hole at TPC Scottsdale.

If he can do it...what chance have us mere mortals got?!

Watch the video below:

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The American made bogey on the 17th and parred the last for a three-under-par 68.

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Elliott Heath
Elliott Heath

Elliott Heath is our Senior Staff Writer and has been with Golf Monthly since early 2016. He graduated in Sports Journalism in 2016 and currently manages the Golf Monthly news, courses and travel sections as well as our large Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Elliott has interviewed some huge names in the golf world including Sergio Garcia, Thomas Bjorn, Bernd Wiesberger and Scotty Cameron as well as a number of professionals on the DP World and PGA Tours. He has also covered the 2022 Masters from Augusta National as well as three Open Championships including at Carnoustie in 2018 when he was inside the ropes with Tiger Woods. He has played 31 of our Top 100 golf courses, with his favourites being both Sunningdales, Woodhall Spa, Old Head and Alwoodley. He currently plays at West Byfleet Golf Club in Surrey, where his handicap index floats anywhere between 4-6. His golfing highlight is making albatross on the 9th hole on the Hotchkin Course at Woodhall Spa, and he has made one hole-in-one.


Elliott is currently playing:


Driver: Honma TR20

3 wood: TaylorMade SIM2 Max

2 iron: Mizuno MP-18 MMC Fli-Hi

Irons: Mizuno MP5 4-PW

Wedges: Cleveland RTX ZipCore 50, 54, 58

Putter: Odyssey White Hot OG #5

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x