WATCH: Bryson DeChambeau Shatters Personal Ball Speed Record and Sets His Next Target

Published 12/17/2021, 10:03 AM EST
Golf – The 2020 Ryder Cup – Whistling Straits, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, U.S. – September 26, 2021 Team USA’s Bryson DeChambeau reacts on the 1st green after winning the hole during the Singles REUTERS/Brian Snyder


Bryson DeChambeau is one of the most prominent names on the PGA Tour. He has won eight PGA Tours and a major championship in his career so far. Moreover, he has a love-hate relationship with fans and is trying to change the way he play this game. Bryson is focusing on muscling the ball off the tee to gain the advantage. 

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He recently even competed at the World Long Drivers Championship and created an incredible impact. Bryson showcased some exceptional skills with his driver and is trying to gain more distance by increasing the ball and clubhead speed. Meanwhile, he recently broke his highest ball speed record and posted a video of the same.  

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Bryson DeChambeau creates a new ball speed record

Bryson DeChambeau recently made a post on his Instagram where he was seen bombing a drive off the tee, which went around 395 yards. However, the ball speed on this tremendous shot was around 221.7 mph, which is insane. Meanwhile, the regular PGA Tour players have around 150 to 170 mph of ball speed. 

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Meanwhile, DeChambeau gets around 180 to 190 mph of ball speed regularly. But still, the 2020 U.S. Open Champion isn’t satisfied with it. First, he got 200 mph of ball speed for the World Long Drivers Championship, and now his next target is to have a ball speed of about 225 mph. 

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Meanwhile, he just fell short of his target, but it looks totally in his range now. So along with that video, he wrote a caption saying, “This is what it’s about. Nothing more than pure passion about improving your life and game. I want to inspire.” Furthermore, he wrote, “Spin got doubled on the radar, but it was pumped. We will continue to push the boundaries.”

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Moreover, Bryson became the first-ever professional golfer to compete in the World Long Drivers Championship. And it was not only about the participation, but he impressed everyone with his insane skills and finished in 7th place.   

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Amey Kulkarni

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Amey Kulkarni is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor’s degree in mass media from HR College, Mumbai. Before joining EssentiallySports he used to write articles on Golf and Cricket on his personal blog cricgolf.

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