Tiger Woods He brought his kids with him to work while playing at the 2023 PNC Championship in Orlando on Saturday, Dec. 16.
“For the first time ever, Sam Woods is caddying for his dad today ❤️,” read a post on the official PGA Tour Instagram account, which showed the 16-year-old helping his dad choose a club.
Meanwhile, 14-year-old son Charlie was playing with his father for the third consecutive year. The PNC Championship, formerly known as the Father/Son Tournament, allows professional golfers to play with a family member. This marks the first time Woods’ eldest daughter has appeared during a game.
According to CBS Sports, Wood told reporters during the game, “Sam was fantastic.” “This is the first time he’s done this, so it couldn’t be more special for all of us.”
He added, “For me to have both of my kids inside the ropes like this and participate and play and be a part of the game of golf like this, it couldn’t be more special to me, and I know we would have Are.” Do a lot of things at home, needle each other and have a good time. But to do it in a tournament like this was even more special.”
Although there is still one day left in the tournament, Charlie and his father are not thrilled with his performance so far.
“I drove the ball very well today,” Charlie said. “Missed the fairway, and still managed to shoot 8-under. We just suck at putting in.”
His father agreed, saying, “That clears it up.”
Woods shares Sam and Charlie with ex-wife Elin Nordegren, The couple separated in 2009 after six years of marriage due to the golfer’s affairs with multiple women. He sought treatment for sex addiction amid the scandal.
Years after the cheating scandal, Woods told Time It was reported in December 2015 that she and Nordegren were close friends and parents. “The relationship I have with her now is amazing,” he said. “We are able to pick up the phone, and we talk to each other all the time. …She talks to me about her life, I talk to her about my life. We try to help each other at all opportunities. And we work through this with the children, on parenting programs. She is one of my best friends now and it’s all because of my kids.
A source exclusively told us weekly The pair were able to get over the pain of their split in March as they put their kids first.
“Tiger and Elin are really in a great place,” the insider revealed. We, “He’s great with kids, and that’s what really inspired him to be friends with Tiger.”
Nordegren has moved on with former football professional jordan cameron, They welcomed son Arthur in October 2019. (The former Miami Dolphins player is also the father of son Tristan from a previous relationship.)