European golf legend Tony Jacklin wouldn’t be at all surprised if we saw Tiger Woods playing at the Masters in April.

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“It looks to me like he’s making good progress. He’s downplaying a lot of it,” said Jacklin, who spoke exclusively to GolfMagic in association with BoyleSports golf betting.

“He hinted that walking the course is going to be a tough thing for him, but it wouldn’t surprise me at all to see him up and down the Augusta National fairways in six weeks. He’s keeping everything close to him. .his chest, he has such a strong spirit.

Augusta is difficult because one of the things people don’t realize is how uphill and downhill it is. He is progressing well. He came from the PGA Tour side (against SGL) and he has had a wonderful career so far with the PGA Tour and finances are not an issue for him.

You couldn’t spend what he’s got in ten lives.” He is one of the most successful sportsmen of all time, as well as one of the richest in the world. As for the firsts, Tiger Woods is still present: 15 major tournaments won, 110 professional tournaments. , the most successful golfer in the history of this sport.

Statistics that explain why he managed to stay at the top of the world rankings for 683 weeks (including 281 consecutive) and especially because in 2014 he became the first athlete in the world to have crossed the billion dollar mark.

Astronomical figure which also justifies the fact that Tiger Woods can afford a yacht like the Privacy, a real fairy tale boat. And obviously, we’re talking about something that was expensive. If you imagine a luxury yacht and some comfort on board, then Privacy has it.

48 meters long, with a total area of ​​600 square meters, this yacht was purchased by the golfer in 2004. Equipped with five cabins that can accommodate a total of ten people, it also has four quarters for nine crew members .

Tiger Woods usually calls it “my dinghy” even though everything looks like a dinghy: with a cruising speed of 18 knots, it also has an onboard gym where the golfer continues to train. Woods, in fact, prefers to stay on this yacht during tournaments held in New York.

With cherry wood interiors, Privacy also boasts a three-person elevator, a huge jacuzzi, big enough to seat eight, and the inevitable cinema room and bar area. The little extra of this mega yacht is provided by the area that Tiger Woods wanted dedicated to scuba diving: this also explains the presence of an (inflatable) decompression chamber and an area dedicated to filling bottles. ‘oxygen.

The luxury is also complemented by three jet skis and two scooters for short shore excursions. Obviously, all this has a price: privacy costs 17 million euros and its annual maintenance amounts to 1.7 million euros.