This is what it takes to be a pro golfer

The 19th Hole

Being a professional golfer is no mean feat these days, with only the top percentile being eligible to play on the tours.

As such, even if you’re supremely gifted, you have to practice. A lot. And there are few who work harder than the European Tour’s Alex Noren. The skin on human hands is yet to evolve to accommodate hours on the range, but Noren is leading the way…

Ouch.

For what it’s worth, the Swede’s hard work is paying off, as he has notched up five wins in the last two years (more than Mr McIlroy, we might add).

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