While a majority of celebrities prefer to play such sports as basketball and volleyball during their free time, there are some stars who choose a different kind of game as their recreational activity.
For these celebs, golf gives that ultimate adrenaline rush, even with its relatively serene nature and a breathtaking view of the course! In this episode of Kapamilya Snaps, we feature those top celebs who are certified golfers!
Even with his stature as the Primetime King and his hectic schedule as lead star and director of FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano, Coco Martin finds time during his days off to hit the tee. King of Hearts Daniel Padilla also discovered that golf is a pastime that is both enjoyable and relaxing, saying it has even taught him discipline in waking up early and being patient.
Zanjoe Marudo has been playing golf for many years, spending those triumphant moments on the course, if he is not playing basketball or riding his motorbikes. He also organized Z-Cup, a charity golf tilt, and subsequent golf tournament among celebrities for his 31st birthday in 2013.
Viral Scandal star Joshua Garcia learned to play golf from his friends Patrick Sugui and Marco Gumabao. He would soon get attached to the sport, playing with Daniel Padilla as well. Patrick admitted that golf is “super addicting,” checking out the ranges whenever he has free time. Marco, on the other hand, would always encourage followers to learn his favorite sport, playing with the likes of Daniel, Joshua, Patrick, and sister Margarita.
FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano actor John Estrada expressed his love for the sport so much that he had his house built next to a golf course in Cavite.
La Vida Lena star Sofia Andres’ boyfriend, Daniel Miranda—a racer—would love to hit the racing track in several countries and sink those cage hoops, but is also an active golfer among his many pastimes. While playing golf, Daniel brings daughter Zoe along.
Screen veteran Tonton Gutierrez is another golf enthusiast, playing the elite game with his wife Glydel Mercado, and shares their sweetest moments on the course. For his part, Direk Paul Soriano also considers golf as his favorite sport, indicating he would want to be a pro golfer if he did not pursue a career in filmmaking. He even celebrated his son Seve’s first birthday with a golf-themed party.
Enzo Pineda is another golf lover, even keeping fit and building his abs while playing the game and other sports during his free schedule.
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