Sergio Garcia puts custom Ryder Cup Toulon putter in the bag

Sergio Toulon 4

Sergio Garcia will be making his ninth Ryder Cup appearance next week in Paris - and he will be doing so with a new custom putter in the bag.

Since parting ways with TaylorMade last year, Garcia has been switching between Odyssey’s Toulon Design Atlanta and Azalea putter models.

• Thomas Bjorn explains reasons for picking Sergio Garcia for Le Golf National

He recently put in a request to the putter experts at the Toulon Garage to make him a new Atlanta in a rose gold finish.

Sergio Toulon 2

The Spaniard was surprised to find two putters instead of one when he received the package from the States.

• How, when and where to watch the 2018 Ryder Cup on TV

Both feature custom colour schemes and stampings, one with in the colours of the Spanish flag... and the other in Team Europe’s blue and yellow.

Sergio Toulon 3 Sergio Toulon

Garcia put the new putter into play during the opening round of the Portugal Masters, carding a 66 in the process.

• Find out where the next SIX Ryder Cup matches will take place

On the side of the putter, blue and yellow stars have been added to represent Garcia’s Ryder Cup appearances and one white star to represent his role as a vice captain in 2010.

For someone who has always struggled to find that magic touch on the greens, it will come as little surprise to find Garcia is currently ranked 166th in Strokes Gained: Putting this season on the European Tour.

• What is the "envelope rule" and what does it have to do with the Ryder Cup?

However, he will be looking to turn this poor putting form around and help Team Europe to victory with his suitably decorated putter.

Incidentally, Sergio isn't the only player with a new Ryder Cup themed putter in the bag at the moment. Click here to find out which American golfer is wielding a patriotic short stick of his own.

Share this Article

share-logo
twitter-logo facebook-logo

Latest Videos See all videos right arrow

play button
HOW DO THE NEW TITLEIST T-SERIES IRONS PERFORM?
Titleist
play button
HAS TITLEIST MADE BIG IMPROVEMENTS? | T-Series irons review
Titleist
play button
PLAYING THE OLD COURSE AT ST ANDREWS | AN EPIC EXPERIENCE
Callaway Golf
play button
DRIVING TIPS FROM A TOUR PRO | with Ewen Ferguson
Ewen Ferguson
See all videos right arrow

Golf News

Ian Poulter: Caddies "1000%" deserve Olympic medal
Rory McIlroy regrets "impulsive, uneducated" remarks
Sensational club golfer cards two albatrosses and five eagles
Olympics: Xander Schauffele wins gold for the USA
“Olympics should be for amateurs” says tour pro

Other Top Stories

Tiger Woods: Inside his $41million Florida mansion
The very best pubs in St Andrews
The Scottish Golf Course Emoji Quiz!
24 lies every bad golfer tells
Doug Sanders: The extraordinary life of golf's original playboy

Quick Fault 'n' Fixes See all videos right arrow

A simple takeaway drill from Denis Pugh
Watch
play button
How the Dufner waggle can help your game
Watch
play button
Mix up your practice routine
Watch
play button
How to play more consistent golf
Watch
See all videos right arrow