31 May '16, 9pm

Stay safe out there, golfers (via @golf_com)

Golf is hard enough. Add a gator into the mix, and it's downright dangerous. Spotted crossing the fairway at Buffalo Creek Golf Course in Florida, this massive gator surprised a group out for an afternoon round. Charles Helms, 56, was on the third hole when he saw the beast and said there was stunned silence between the golfers on the scene. Helms pulled out his phone and began to record. When asked why, Helms said, "A better question might be how can you not record it?" "It is very common to see alligators on a Florida golf course and they're typically not a threat to golfers," Helms said. "Wild alligators are shy and will not bother you unless you provoke it or corner it so it feels threatened." The other brave character in the video footage is David Matos from nearby Parrish, Florida. RELATED: Footage of the Best Gator Sightings on Golf Courses "He was at a pretty safe ...

Full article: http://www.golf.com/extra-spin/giant-alligator-roams-golf...

Tweets

Giant Alligator Roams Golf Course in Florida

Giant Alligator Roams Golf Course in Florida

golf.com 30 May '16, 11pm

Golf is hard enough. Add a gator into the mix, and it's downright dangerous. Spotted crossing the fairway at Buffalo Creek...

Gigantic 15 foot alligator spotted walking down...

golf-monthly.co.uk 31 May '16, 12pm

Gigantic Alligator Spotted at Florida Golf Course Has the world’s biggest alligator been spotted at a Florida golf course?...

WATCH: Gigantic alligator stomps across Florida...

pga.com 01 Jun '16, 5am

We've all seen plenty of shots of alligators on golf courses. We haven't, however, seen many gators as huge as the one tha...

WATCH: Gigantic alligator stomps across Florida...

pga.com 01 Jun '16, 12pm

We've all seen plenty of shots of alligators on golf courses. We haven't, however, seen many gators as huge as the one tha...

WATCH: Gigantic alligator stomps across Florida...

pga.com 01 Jun '16, 8pm

We've all seen plenty of shots of alligators on golf courses. We haven't, however, seen many gators as huge as the one tha...

This guy took a casual stroll through a Florida...

golfdigest.com 31 May '16, 2pm

Alligators on golf courses have become rather commonplace, but this sighting is far from normal. Last week, golfers at Buf...

Monster gator takes stroll through Florida golf...

golfdigest.com 31 May '16, 2pm

Alligators on golf courses have become rather commonplace, but this sighting is far from normal. Last week, golfers at Buf...

It's one thing for a course to show its teeth, but this is taking it to a whole other level!

It's one thing for a course to show its teeth, ...

golfchannel.com 31 May '16, 7pm

Remember Goliath, the alligator who made headlines last year roaming a Florida course and eating a turtle ? Well, there an...

Giant Alligator Update: Another Video Surfaces ...

golf.com 02 Jun '16, 4pm

On Monday we posted to our YouTube account a video of an alligator lumbering across a golf course in Palmetto, Florida. No...

Aaron Rodgers said playing golf with the President made him "super nervous" (via @golf_com)

Aaron Rodgers said playing golf with the Presid...

golf.com 31 May '16, 10pm

As a Super Bowl champion quarterback, Aaron Rodgers has endured more than a few high-pressure situations on the gridiron, ...

Should elite golfers be obligated to play in Ri...

golfweek.com 27 May '16, 4pm

The Olympic Rings rise above Madureira Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Getty Images) Editor’s note: This story originally...

How long should Ghost Bikes stay up on public property?

How long should Ghost Bikes stay up on public p...

treehugger.com 31 May '16, 11am

A year ago today, prominent architect Roger du Toit was killed while riding his bike. A week later this ghost bike was ins...